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Orrick
On May 11, 2016, the U.S. Defend Trade Secrets Act (DTSA) created a federal remedy for trade secret misappropriation and added trade secret theft as an act that can form a predicate for Racketeering
Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP
The cannabis industry is the new investment frontier.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
A California federal district court recently granted a TRO against a former employee for misappropriating proprietary and confidential information in violation of the DTSA, the CUTSA, and company confidentiality...
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
Several states have passed new laws restricting use of nondisclosure agreements (NDAs), making it timely for companies to review their policies and practices.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Last week, the Ninth Circuit finally ruled that a former Anheuser-Busch employee cannot avoid claims filed by the brewer alleging misappropriation of trade secrets and breach of a nondisclosure agreement, ...
BakerHostetler
This year, we are monitoring several interesting and novel issues in the restrictive covenant context.
Ward and Smith, P.A.
The most basic story of insider trading goes something like this: a corporate insider learns secret company information in the course of doing her job.
Day Pitney LLP
As noted in another of our articles, Venture Capital (VC) firms will generally not sign a Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA).
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Academics and advocacy groups have filed a petition with the Federal Trade Commission asking the agency to initiate the rulemaking process and ban non-compete agreements.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
President's Budget Cuts DOL By 10%. Every year, the President of the United States submits a budget to the U.S. Congress. And just about every year, Members of Congress use the President's budget ...
Orrick
Consider this: a former employee has just left his or her employer and may have taken trade secrets to a competitor.
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
New Jersey (March 21, 2019) - As of March 18, 2019, New Jersey employers may not include any provision in an employment contract that waives any substantive or procedural rights ...
Holland & Knight
The District of Rhode Island answered an interesting question recently: which jurisdiction's law should define the duty of confidentiality owed to an employee's Italian-based former employer?
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
As readers of this blog well know, there is a growing trend of state legislatures seeking to limit or outright ban non-competes.
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
Austin, Texas (March 14, 2019) - The Texas Citizens Participation Act (TCPA), enacted by the legislature in 2011, has been wreaking havoc in business and employment disputes
Ford & Harrison LLP
The Georgia Restrictive Covenants Act (O.C.G.A. § 13-8-50 et seq.) governs non-compete agreements in Georgia entered into after May 2011 and sets forth that such agreements can be used only with respect to certain employees.
Smith Gambrell & Russell LLP
Coda Development S.R.O., v Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (Fed. Cir. 2019), presents an interesting case: the use of an inventorship challenge to facilitate the resolution ...
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
After being slapped with a post-trial judgment last April totaling $2.2 million for misappropriation of confidential and proprietary information, two Wyoming bank executives were named in an unprecedented...
Berman Fink Van Horn P.C.
A recent action by the Federal Reserve Board of Governors demonstrates the increased risk that banking officials face in trade secret misappropriation cases.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
As noted in our February 20th blog post, Robert O'Rourke, a 30 year salesman for cast iron products manufacturer Dura Bar, went on trial in Chicago for allegedly stealing Dura trade secrets before leaving to work...
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In 2014, Elon Musk announced that he was "open-sourcing" Tesla's patents.
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
New Jersey (March 21, 2019) - As of March 18, 2019, New Jersey employers may not include any provision in an employment contract that waives any substantive or procedural rights ...
Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP
The cannabis industry is the new investment frontier.
BakerHostetler
This year, we are monitoring several interesting and novel issues in the restrictive covenant context.
Day Pitney LLP
As noted in another of our articles, Venture Capital (VC) firms will generally not sign a Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA).
Orrick
Consider this: a former employee has just left his or her employer and may have taken trade secrets to a competitor.
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
Several states have passed new laws restricting use of nondisclosure agreements (NDAs), making it timely for companies to review their policies and practices.
Ford & Harrison LLP
The Georgia Restrictive Covenants Act (O.C.G.A. § 13-8-50 et seq.) governs non-compete agreements in Georgia entered into after May 2011 and sets forth that such agreements can be used only with respect to certain employees.
Ward and Smith, P.A.
The most basic story of insider trading goes something like this: a corporate insider learns secret company information in the course of doing her job.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
After being slapped with a post-trial judgment last April totaling $2.2 million for misappropriation of confidential and proprietary information, two Wyoming bank executives were named in an unprecedented...
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