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Virginia Supreme Court overturns multi-million dollar "goodwill" damages award in trade secrets conspiracy case

  • Epstein Becker Green
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 13 2012

One of the most elusive forms of damage that a company may suffer when its trade secrets are misappropriated or its former employees breach their post-employment restrictive covenants is the loss of goodwill

General counsel update September 2014

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • Australia, China, European Union, Hong Kong, Russia, United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • September 29 2014

The London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) Court's new rules come into force on 1 October 2014 and are to apply to any arbitration

State AGs in the news

  • Dickstein Shapiro LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 19 2014

Apple Inc. has agreed to settle the antitrust class action lawsuit brought by 33 AGs and consumers alleging that it conspired with publishers to fix

Applying 9th Circuit LVRC v. Brekka ruling, district court dismisses most CFAA criminal charges in United States v. Nosal

  • Proskauer Rose LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 29 2010

The debate over the applicability of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act in cases of alleged employee disloyalty has yielded quite a few rulings over the last several years, and generated a circuit split last September with the Ninth Circuit decision in LVRC Holdings LLC v. Brekka, 581 F.3d 1127 (9th Cir. 2009

2015 hot topics for multinational companies

  • Littler Mendelson
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 22 2014

As we enter the New Year, Littler's international practice has identified a number of key employment and labor law issues for multinational companies

Judge Karas: Mark Papermaster will inevitably disclose IBM trade secrets in working for Apple

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
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  • USA
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  • November 25 2008

On November 21, 2008, Judge Kenneth Karas of the Southern District of New York published his November 7, 2008 Amended Opinion and Order granting IBM's Motion for Preliminary Injunction against former IBM executive Mark Papermaster

2007 State law updates for retailers - selected highlights

  • Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 16 2008

National and regional retailers must be aware not only of laws enacted by Congress, but of new legislation enacted in a number of states that affects a wide range of important topics, some obvious, some obscure

State AGs in the news

  • Dickstein Shapiro LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 24 2014

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's Mid-Year Report on Student Loan Complaints Reveals Reports of Auto-Default When Co-Signer Dies or Files

The "authorized access" issue under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act

  • Epstein Becker Green
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  • USA
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  • June 2 2010

Earlier this year, Aon Risk Services Northeast Inc. (“Aon”) brought suit in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York against Marsh USA Inc., Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (together, “Marsh”), and three former employees

The Eleventh Circuit splits with the Ninth Circuit in interpreting the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 7 2011

The Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals' December 27, 2010 decision in U.S. v. Rodriguez, Appeal No. 09-15265, -- F.3d --, 2010 WL 5253231 (11th Cir. Dec. 27, 2010) may mark a significant split among the federal appellate circuits over the meaning of the phrases “without authorization” and “exceeds authorized access” under the federal Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, 18 U.S.C. 1030 et seq. (“CFAA”