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Glenn Eric Von Tersch

also known as Glenn VonTersch, Glenn E. Von Tersch

Practice areas:

Patent Application, Intellectual Property, Patent Infringement, Trademark Application, Business, Internet

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Licensed since 1998

  1. Patent Application: 35%
    17 years
  2. Intellectual Property: 20%
    17 years
  3. Patent Infringement: 15%
    16 years
  4. Internet: 10%
  5. Other: 20%
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Contact Info


PO Box 296
Belmont, CA, 94002


1900 Norfolk Street
Suite 350
San Mateo, CA, 94404





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Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PrincipalSVPC2011 - Present
Guest LecturerUniversity of Washington, Information School2007 - 2007
PrincipalTechnology & Intellectual Property Strategies Group2006 - 2011
AssociatePerkins Coie2003 - 2006
AssociateBlakely, Sokoloff, Taylor & Zafman1998 - 2003
EngineerLattice Semiconductor1992 - 1995


Association NamePosition NameDuration
U.C. Hastings FoundationTreasurer2012 - Present
State Bar of California, Intellectual Property Law Section, Licensing CommitteeExecutive Committee Member2010 - Present
Silicon Valley Intellectual Property Law AssociationPast President2009 - Present
Silicon Valley Intellectual Property Law AssociationPresident2008 - 2009
U.C. Hastings FoundationTrustee2007 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
SAES Getters S.p.a. v. IMTSettled
Allure Home Creations v. Zak DesignsSettled
SAES Getters S.p.a. v. AeronexSettled

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Publication NameTitleDate
Hastings Communications and Entertainment Law JournalShoring up the Foundations of Patent Law Eroded by the Underwater Line1998
Hastings Communications and Entertainment Law JournalCuring the Inequitable Conduct Plague in Patent Litigation1998
Practicing Law Institute (PLI)Strengthening and Weakening the Patent Through Reexamination and Reissue1996


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
UC Hastings COLN/AJD - Juris Doctor1998
Univ of California BerkeleyEECSBS - Bachelor of Science1992

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Solo SummitRecent Developments in Intellectual Property Law2012
State Bar of California, Annual MeetingEthical Issues Arising in the Intellectual Property Space2011
Cyber InstituteLegal Ethics for Patent Office Practitioners2011
Cyber InstituteLegal Ethics and Technology2011
AIPLA Annual MeetingClients in Bankruptcy2011
NBI SeminarLegal Ethics and Technology2010
LES Annual MeetingPatent Brokerage as a Portfolio Management Strategy2010
Virtual Worlds: The Hype, The Reality, The In-betweenVirtual Worlds: The Hype, The Reality, The In-between2009
Spring SeminarPractice before the Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences2009
NBI SeminarFinding Information on Corporate Entities2009
NBI SeminarEthics in the Digital Age2009
Maximizing Returns on IP Portfolios ConferenceStrategic Licensing2009
LES Annual MeetingPatent Brokerage as a Portfolio Management Strategy2009
Intellectual Property InstituteSelling and Licensing Patent Assets2009
iPhone DevCamp II ConferencePatents2008
Santa Clara University Law ClassRecent Developments at the Federal Circuit2007