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Are LinkedIn contacts the employer's trade secrets?

  • Fenwick & West LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 20 2014

A federal district court in California held in Cellular Accessories For Less, Inc. v. Trinitas LLC that whether LinkedIn contact information can be

District court quashes third-party subpoena served on defendant’s new employer

  • Jenner & Block
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  • USA
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  • October 15 2014

In Boston Scientific Corp. v. Lee, No. 14-mc-80188 (N.D. Cal. Aug. 4, 2014), the plaintiff, Boston Scientific Corp. ("BSC"), sued its former employee

Sigma-Aldrich Corp. v. Vikin -- non-compete case addressing absence of geographic limitation and trade secretconfidentiality status

  • Armstrong Teasdale LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 14 2014

Case provides instructive consideration of a non-compete's insufficient geographic limitation and the issue of whether subject information was a

When “the end” is not “the end”: asserting trade secret claims after the execution of a mutual release

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 3 2014

In many cases, the execution of a mutual release is often the last step in resolving a trade secret or non-compete case. Typically included in the

Financial information, aging and sales reports and laboratory equipment wish list found to be trade secrets

  • Greensfelder Hemker & Gale PC
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  • USA
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  • September 30 2014

In a recent decision from the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois in Intertek USA Inc. v. AmSpec, LLC, the Court found

Is a LinkedIn contact list a trade secret? Potentially, yes.

  • Holland & Knight LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 26 2014

As a LinkedIn user, the decision concerning whether to share your entire list of connections with any individual connection can often implicate a

Employee’s LinkedIn contacts once again becomes focus of trade secrets claim

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • September 19 2014

Following up on the piece I wrote with Jim Ninivaggi, "Whose LinkedIn Profile is it Anyway," the information contained in an employee's LinkedIn

Expect focus - volume III, Summer 2014

  • Carlton Fields Jorden Burt
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  • USA
  • -
  • September 16 2014

EXPECTFOCUS is a quarterly review of developments in the insurance and financial services industry, provided on a complimentary basis to clients and

Internal investigation expenses recoverable as restitution

  • Jenner & Block
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  • USA
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  • August 7 2014

A federal district court, faced with conflicting Circuit Court precedents, determined in United States v. Nosal, No. CR-08-0237 (N.D. Cal. May 20

SOX claim dismissed: rejection of IP assignment clause not protected activity

  • Proskauer Rose LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 7 2014

The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois recently granted a Rule 12(b)(6) motion to dismiss a SOX whistleblower retaliation