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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


Trading Secrets: A Law Blog on Trade Secrets, Non-Competes, and Computer Fraud
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • February 7 2017

Continuing our annual tradition, we present the top developmentsheadlines for 2016 in trade secret, computer fraud, and non-compete law. Please join


We Traced The Trade Secret Leak It’s Coming From Inside The Business
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • August 3 2016

Protecting trade secrets from employee theft requires more than using an NDA when onboarding new employees. If businesses want to protect


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


Texas Court Holds Mere Possession and Opportunity to Use Trade Secrets is Sufficient for Misappropriation
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • March 22 2017

The San Antonio Court of Appeals recently held that an applicant for a temporary injunction in a trade-secret-misappropriation case under the Texas


Webinar Recap! Protecting Confidential Information and Client Relationships in the Financial Services Industry
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • May 4 2017

In Seyfarth’s second webinar in its series of 2017 Trade Secret Webinars, Seyfarth attorneys Scott Humphrey, Robyn Marsh, and Dawn Mertineit focused


Extensive Training Of Ex-Employee By Former Employer Not Enough For Injunction Against Competition
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • March 21 2016

Although an employer spent many hours assisting an employee to obtain a real estate appraiser's license, the Tennessee Court of Appeals held recently


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


Conversion claim for theft of confidential information not preempted by trade secrets act
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • August 4 2013

Can Oregon employers bring conversion claims against employees who misappropriate confidential information without having their claims preempted by


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