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Federal trade secret legislation proposal gains new life

  • Fisher & Phillips LLP
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  • USA
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  • May 5 2014

The prospects for federal trade secret legislation has heated up again as there appears to be bipartisan support for a new bill. After failing in

Massachusetts Governor wants to ban non-compete agreements and enact the Uniform Trade Secrets Act

  • Fisher & Phillips LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 21 2014

Massachusetts Governor, Deval Patrick, recently announced a billAn Act to Promote Growth and Opportunitythat would provide workforce

State Court holds employers must protect trade secrets from independent contractors

  • Fisher & Phillips LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 12 2014

A recent Massachusetts Superior Court decision held that employers risk losing trade secrets and confidential information if they do not protect that

There must be proof in that trade secret pudding

  • Fisher & Phillips LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 7 2014

Okay, maybe the word "proof" is a bit too strong. But a recent decision from the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida

Customer lists by another name social media and trade secrets - part 1

  • Fisher & Phillips LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 4 2013

Employers are well aware of the various implications that the social media explosion has on the workplace. The various issues created by Facebook

Doesn’t Marissa Mayer have a non-compete???

  • Fisher & Phillips LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • July 17 2012

Yahoo! recently named longtime Google executive, Marissa Mayer, as its new CEO

Dispute serves up lessons for restaurateurs in employee defection and trade secrets

  • Fisher & Phillips LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 15 2012

A case pending in New York federal court, BLT Restaurant Group LLC v. Laurent Tourondel, Michael Cinque and LT Burger, Inc., provides a reminder of important lessons for professionals in the food services and restaurant industry regarding employee defection and trade secrets issues

New Jersey governor signs trade secret statute into law

  • Fisher & Phillips LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 10 2012

Following the lead of 46 other states and the District of Columbia, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has signed into law a trade secret statute modeled after the Uniform Trade Secrets Act

Even Hooters has trade secrets

  • Fisher & Phillips LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 2 2011

Hooters recently sued a competitor, La Cima Restaurants, alleging widespread misappropriation of trade secrets

Tortious interference? Tell me who.

  • Fisher & Phillips LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 21 2011

Name a few claims you’d expect to see in a non-compete case. Breach of contract