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Going All the Way: SDNY Jury Awards $14.5 Million in Trade Secrets Lawsuit
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • December 5 2016

It is rare that a trade secret restrictive covenant lawsuit makes it all the way to trial, much less a jury verdict. The passage of time


Congress considers companion bills that could have far reaching consequences for companies facing trade secret theft andor computer fraud and abuse
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • July 8 2013

A California legislator recently introduced two bills in Congress which, if passed, could have profound effects for companies seeking to pursue


Scope of Uniform Trade Secrets Act trimmed by Arizona Supreme Court
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • 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


Law professors object to new Trade Secrets Acts proposed in Congress
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • September 10 2014

As we have previously noted, Congress this year is actively considering two bills that would create a federal private right of action for trade


Trade secret theft conviction of former Motorola engineer affirmed by Seventh Circuit
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • October 2 2013

Thirteen months ago, we blogged about Hanjuan Jin, a former Motorola software engineer who was sentenced in the United States District Court for


Bill introduced in House would create federal private right of action for trade secret theft
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • July 30 2014

On July 29, 2014, a bipartisan group of members of the U.S. House of Representatives introduced a bill that would create a federal private right of


Texas adopts Uniform Trade Secrets Act; New York, Massachusetts and North Carolina remain lone holdouts
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • May 16 2013

On May 2, 2013, the Texas Uniform Trade Secrets Act (UTSA) was signed into law by Governor Rick Perry. The new law becomes effective on September 1


White House Call to Action Could Spur More States, Including New York, to Act Against Non-Competes
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • October 28 2016

Political winds disfavoring non-compete agreements for low wage and rank-and-file workers continue to blow, and appear to be picking up speed. On


Try, try again - recent bill renews effort to create federal private right of action for trade secret theft
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • May 5 2014

On April 29, 2014, Senators Chris Coons (D-Del.) and Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) introduced a bill which seeks to create a private right of action under


Conspiracy to sell trade secrets to Chinese companies brings conviction for economic espionage
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • March 6 2014

On March 5, 2014, the U.S. Attorney's Office in San Francisco secured the first-ever federal jury conviction on charges brought under the Economic