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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


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


Federal trade secret legislation proposal gains new life
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • May 5 2015

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


Trade secret legislation reintroduced in Congress (3rd time)
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • July 31 2015

Maybe the third time is the charm. After trying twice before (see here and here), Congress is making another run at creating a federal claim for


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


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


When is it okay for an employee to steal trade secrets?
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • January 24 2011

When is it okay for an employee to steal trade secrets? According to the New Jersey Supreme Court, the answer is when an employee is trying to preserve evidence of discrimination


Smart decisions by multi-national companies can keep trade secret cases in US courts
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • November 7 2010

Multi-national corporations operating in the United States often question whether their trade secrets will receive adequate protection in foreign markets


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?