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Massachusetts Adopts Uniform Trade Secrets Act
On October 1, 2018, Massachusetts will become the 49th state to adopt a version of the Uniform Trade Secrets Act.
United States
10 Sep 2018
District Court Grants Protection Under DTSA Whistleblower Immunity For First Time
The Eastern District of Pennsylvania recently granted immunity under the whistleblower provision of the Defend Trade Secret Act in what appears to be the first decision of its kind under the new federal trade secret statute.
United States
9 Apr 2018
International Trade Commission Becomes Even More Potent Venue For Victims Of Trade Secret Misappropriation
Speed is almost always of the essence for the victim of trade secret misappropriation
United States
31 Jan 2018
United States
28 Sep 2017
DTSA And Ex Parte Seizure – Lessons From The First Ex Parte Seizure Under The DTSA
The court further recounted Defendant's repeated failure to acknowledge receipt of court orders and evasion of personal service.
United States
23 Aug 2017
The DTSA And Inevitable Disclosure
A recent decision in the Northern District of Illinois gave life to the inevitable disclosure doctrine under the Defend Trade Secrets Act.
United States
5 Jun 2017
Failure To Explain Why Misappropriated Information Is A Trade Secret May Lead To Dismissal Of A DTSA Complaint With Prejudice
The decision is an important reminder that it is not enough to simply call something a "trade secret" in a complaint under the DTSA.
United States
16 Mar 2017
The DTSA And Civil Seizure Under Federal Rule Of Civil Procedure 65
The Defend Trade Secrets Act (DTSA) civil seizure mechanism provides victims of trade secret theft with a tool to immediately freeze dissemination of stolen proprietary information.
United States
6 Feb 2017
District Court Finds General Description Of Trade Secret Sufficient To Satisfy Pleading Standard Under Defend Trade Secrets Act
The court found that only a general description of trade secret information was required to survive a motion to dismiss.
United States
18 Nov 2016
Jawbone Fails To Prove Trade Secret Misappropriation By Fitbit At The ITC
Trade secret theft is a growing threat to American businesses. One obstacle to addressing misappropriation through a lawsuit can be a lack of direct evidence of theft.
United States
18 Nov 2016
Defend Trade Secrets Act Impacts Business Segments Across Your Organization
As regular readers of the Global IP Matters blog will know, our cross-disciplinary Trade Secrets team recently published an article through the ABA's Business Law Today newsletter focused on the DTSA.
United States
7 Nov 2016
Explaining The Defend Trade Secrets Act
Businesses should be aware of the salient provisions of the DTSA in order to adequately prepare to employ its protections.
United States
30 Sep 2016
Ninth Circuit Provides Clarification Concerning The Definition Of Trade Secret
On July 5, 2016, in United States v. Nosal, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals clarified the definition of "trade secret," finding that data derived from a compilation of publicly available information can constitute...
United States
4 Aug 2016
District Court Judge Issues TRO And Preliminary Injunction Under The Defend Trade Secrets Act
In 2005, Plaintiff Henry Schein, Inc. (HSI), which is in the business of selling medical, dental, and veterinary supplies, hired the Defendant Jennifer Cook as a sales consultant.
United States
1 Jul 2016
Protections Of The Newly Enacted Defend Trade Secrets Act
On May 11, 2016, President Obama signed the Defend Trade Secrets Act (DTSA) into law.
United States
19 May 2016
Explaining The Provisions Of The Defend Trade Secrets Act
The Defend Trade Secrets Act (DTSA) is now one signature away from becoming law. On April 4, 2016, the Senate unanimously passed the DTSA...
United States
11 May 2016
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