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Confidentiality agreement not enough to protect confidential information

  • Masuda Funai Eifert & Mitchell Ltd
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  • USA
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  • January 14 2015

Confidentiality agreements have become routine as a part of conducting business. Parties frequently exchange confidentiality agreements, or sign a

Five things to know about trade secrets

  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
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  • USA
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  • December 22 2014

This week's letter T is for trade secrets, and five things every employer should know about them. Nearly everybody has them. As I wrote here, if

Arizona Supreme Court holds that UTSA does not preempt common law claims for misuse of confidential information that is not a trade secret

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
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  • USA
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  • December 17 2014

The nineteenth century English jurist Lord Ellenborough once observed that "it is difficult to struggle with the common law." Kerr v. Willan, 171 Eng

Scope of Uniform Trade Secrets Act trimmed by Arizona Supreme Court

  • Epstein Becker Green
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  • USA
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  • December 1 2014

A recent Opinion issued by the Arizona Supreme Court highlights a noteworthy dichotomy in the way various states interpret the pre-emptive effect of

Not all vice presidents are officers and entitled to corporate indemnification

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • USA
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  • October 29 2014

Addressing the meaning of the term “officer” in a company’s bylaws, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit vacated a district court’s summary

What is a trade secret?

  • Greensfelder Hemker & Gale PC
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  • USA
  • -
  • September 24 2014

Most business owners believe that their business has important confidential information which must be protected from competitors. Obvious examples of

Protecting your customer list

  • Greensfelder Hemker & Gale PC
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  • USA
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  • September 18 2014

Whether big or small, a customer base is vitally important to any business. Depending on the size and sophistication of a business, a customer list

Does your business need a trade secret audit?

  • Gordon & Rees LLP
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  • USA
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  • July 7 2014

A trade secret audit evaluates and reports on the status of your business' trade secrets. A trade secret audit outlines considerations relevant to

Next-generation manufacturing should place greater emphasis on trade secret concerns

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • June 23 2014

Picking up on our discussion last week about the pending Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2014,recent testimony by Eli Lilly's Vice President and General

Uncle Sam wants you to protect trade secrets (maybe)

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
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  • USA
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  • June 16 2014

As business in the United States hasincreasingly focused on technology development, and as companies are looking to gain market advantages by