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Restrictive Covenants: Do Yours Meet a Changing Landscape?
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • April 21 2016

Restrictive covenants are an important tool for businesses concerned about the protection of their confidential business information and the costs of


House Passes Federal Trade Secrets Bill
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • April 27 2016

After years of stops and starts in Congressional efforts to pass a law creating a federal claim for misappropriation of trade secrets that can be


Court of Appeal reinstates malicious prosecution case against Latham & Watkins
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • September 3 2014

On April 17th, 2012, we blogged about a malicious prosecution claim brought against Latham & Watkins in Los Angeles Superior Court. The suit alleged


Criminal conviction affirmed by Ninth Circuit for trade secret theft
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • November 12 2014

On November 5, 2014, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, in an unpublished disposition, issued its opinion in U.S. v. Suibin


California resident forced to litigate non-compete and trade secrets case in Illinois
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • May 20 2014

A threshold tactical decision in virtually every non-compete and trade secret case is where to file the suit. This decision is particularly important


Employment Law This Week: Trade Secrets, Banker Bonus Restrictions, Musicians Are Employees, Misclassification Violates NLRA
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • May 2 2016

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit upholds a ruling against ex-employees for a trade secret violation. The Sixth Circuit has upheld a


Guilty plea highlights cost of complicity in trade secrets theft
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • August 26 2014

For some time, the media has covered the prosecution of a former Citadel, LLC employee, Yihao Pu, for allegedly stealing Citadel's trade secrets. The


Failure to follow the court's preliminary injunction in a trade secrets case results in default
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • April 24 2014

In what turned out to be a disastrous result for defendants, a Massachusetts Court issued a default judgment against certain salespeople who left


Pre-emption under the California Uniform Trade Secrets Act
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • December 9 2013

There are three important holdings from the recent California Court of Appeal opinion in Angelica Textile Services, Inc. v. Park, 220 Cal. App. 4th


Non-solicitation agreements are void in California...or are they?
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • May 15 2014

There is certainly no question that an employee owes undivided loyalty to his or her employer while employed. For example, no one questions that an