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2016 Trade Secrets Webinar Series Year in Review Released
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • January 5 2017

Throughout 2016, Seyfarth Shaw’s dedicated Trade Secrets, Computer Fraud & Non-Competes Practice Group hosted a series of CLE webinars that addressed


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


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


Georgia’s Restrictive Covenants Act Turns Five Years Old: Assessing the Impact of Georgia’s Law Five Years On
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • May 12 2016

While the federal Defend Trade Secrets Act is garnering a great deal of attention, it's worthwhile to remember that state law remains critically


Hidden Details: Thoughts on Trade Secrets From the UK
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • April 12 2016

As reported recently by Seyfarth Shaw’s lawyers in this very blog, on 13 April the European Parliament will vote on the EU Commission’s proposed


“Reasonable suspicion” of trade secret misappropriation isn’t always enough
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • November 6 2015

Though an employer may be eager to bring a trade secret claim against former employees as soon as possible, filing suit before properly vetting the


Failure to require confidentiality agreement dooms misappropriation of trade secrets claim
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • March 14 2014

A recent Massachusetts Superior Court (Court) decision serves as a reminder that employers must take affirmative steps to protect information that


California federal court hammers defendant for destroying evidence in trade secret rift
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • March 2 2012

A California federal district court judge recently issued a contempt citation and sanction award of $73,000 against a defendant in a trade secret misappropriation dispute for violating a court order to preserve evidence pending a hearing on a temporary restraining order


Top 10 2011 developmentsheadlines in trade secret, computer fraud, and non-compete law
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • January 17 2012

We have compiled a list of the top 2011 developmentsheadlines in trade secret, computer fraud, and non-compete law


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