We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 667

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


Pols gone wild: Congress discovers trade secret theft and cybersecurity are problems; we sort through the explosion of legislation
  • Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
  • USA
  • June 13 2013

Trade secret theft and cybersecurity are hot topics in Congress these days, spawning legislative initiatives left and right. Amid this flurry of


Click wrap? Forget it: federal court finds that violation of online clickwrap agreement not enough to constitute trade secret misappropriation under California law
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • February 17 2012

On February 13, 2012, a federal judge in Los Angeles, California dismissed a remote-access software company’s claim that one of its customers violated the California Trade Secrets Act, Cal. Civ. Code 3426.1 et seq., by downloading a trial version of plaintiff’s Mac-environment remote-access software and “reverse engineering” its own program


Aspects of private social media groups may be protectable under Illinois trade secret law
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • May 28 2015

In Illinois federal court, a plaintiff alleged aspects of their LinkedIn group were trade secrets misappropriated by the defendant. The defendant


Washington court clarifies pleading requirements for CFAA claims
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • July 9 2012

Trade secret disputes increasingly center on an ex-employee copying trade secret information from the former employer’s computer system and using that information to benefit his or her new employer


Europe: developments in EU laws on trade secrets and data protection
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • June 24 2016

The Trade Secrets Directive was passed by the Council of Europe on 27 May 2016. It will come into force 20 days after its publication in the EU


9th Circuit: Claims proceed in California despite French forum selection clause
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • April 25 2016

A federal appeals court has held a forum selection clause in a non-disclosure agreement does not cover trade secret misappropriation and related


Get Off My Cloud: “BYOC” Workplaces Pose Trade Secrets Risks
  • Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
  • USA
  • April 26 2016

There’s been a lot of talk in recent years about “BYOD” (“Bring Your Own Device”) policies, which are becoming increasingly common in the workplace


Webinar recap! Employee Social Networking: protecting your trade secrets in social media
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • June 9 2015

We are pleased to announce the webinar "Employee Social Networking: Protecting Your Trade Secrets in Social Media" is now available as a podcast and


Mark L. Krotoski
  • Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP