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New bill seeks to combat theft of trade secrets, protect jobs

  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
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  • USA
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  • May 6 2014

On April 29, 2014, Senator Christopher Coons (D-Del.) and Senator Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) introduced legislation to provide a federal cause of action to

When the government wants trade secrets: presenting a shield-or-disclose framework

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • August 29 2012

The government collects an enormous amount of information from companies that it stores, analyzes, and disseminates to government agencies, other companies, and the public

Public agency need not engage in a “trade” to protect information as a trade secret

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • USA
  • -
  • March 30 2012

Addressing for the first time the issue of whether a public agency can create and maintain trade secrets that are exempt from disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), the Supreme Court of Connecticut affirmed the trial court’s holding that no requirement exists under FOIA that the entity creating and maintaining the information must be engaged in a ‘‘trade” to benefit from trade secret protection

UConn is dancin' for a third reason: its donor list is a trade secret and exempt from Freedom of Information Act

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • March 15 2012

The University of Connecticut has a third well-publicized reason to celebrate, beyond its men’s and women’s basketball teams’ berths in the NCAA Tournament

Deficit reduction "super-committee" members appointed; panel expected to consider Medicare spending

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • August 16 2011

House and Senate leaders have named their representatives to a new panel created by the Budget Control Act of 2011 to achieve deep savings in federal programs

FOIA trade secrets exemption unavailable for 75-year-old aircraft design

  • Husch Blackwell LLP
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  • USA
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  • February 8 2011

It's a common assumption in litigation under the Freedom of Information Act that trade secrets lose value with the passage of time