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Top 10 DevelopmentsHeadlines in Trade Secret, Computer Fraud, and Non-Compete Law in 2015
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • January 11 2016

Continuing our tradition of presenting annually our thoughts concerning the top 10 developmentsheadlines this past year in trade secret, computer


Protecting company information when employees bail: California alternatives to employee non-compete agreements
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • March 23 2013

How does a California employer prevent its business from walking out the door along with a departing employee? In most jurisdictions, the employer


An employee is stealing company documentsthat can’t be protected activity, right?
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • July 3 2013

A supervisor discovers that an employee has recently downloaded thousands of pages of confidential Company billing and financial information, and


Five Easy Tips for Improving Your Company’s Non-Compete and Confidentiality Agreements and Related Practices Now
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • February 10 2016

As January quickly passed by and new projects increase by the day, there is still a golden opportunity to capitalize on some low-hanging fruit to


Leave No E-mail Unturned in Trade Secret and Non-Compete Cases
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • March 30 2016

A recent verdict in the Superior Court of Fulton County, Georgia is an excellent reminder of the importance of conducting thorough discovery in


Former Sanofi chemist pleads guilty to extensive trade secret theft
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • January 23 2012

On January 17, 2012, Yuan Li, a former research scientist with Sanofi Aventis, pled guilty to one count of violating 18 U.S.C. 1832 (the section of the Economic Espionage Act dealing with commercial economic espionage


Top 10 developmentsheadlines in trade secret, computer fraud, and non-compete law in 2012
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • December 31 2012

As part of our annual tradition, here is our list of the top 10 developmentsheadlines in trade secret, computer fraud, and non-compete law for 2012


Tips for avoiding liability for trade secret misappropriation concerning the hiring and departure of employees
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • May 9 2014

As companies face increasing competitive and financial pressures, management is understandably consumed with running the day-to-day operations of the


Massachusetts federal court grants preliminary injunction absent showing of actual use of a trade secret and potentially expands the “inevitable disclosure” doctrine
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • June 21 2013

In an action for misappropriation of trade secrets, unfair competition, and other claims, Judge Hillman of the U.S. District Court of Massachusetts


Employee data theft and corporate hacking surveys point to need for additional federal trade secrets legislation
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • April 22 2013

Today is the deadline for public comments requested by the Obama Adminstration on any proposed changes to federal law to combat trade secret theft