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


Federal trade secret legislation proposal gains new life
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • 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


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


What every CEO should ask the general counsel about the company's trade secrets
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • February 23 2011

What are we doing to protect our company's trade secrets?


Tortious interference? Tell me who.
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • September 21 2011

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


Even Hooters has trade secrets
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • October 2 2011

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


Doesn’t Marissa Mayer have a non-compete???
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • July 17 2012

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


Non-competes, trade secrets, and patents! Oh my!
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • September 16 2010

In today's competitive business environment, it is imperative that companies take steps to protect their intellectual property, including trade secrets, customer relationships, proprietary computer software, and business methods