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Using conviction records as a screening tool
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • June 1 2012

The retail industry is beset by shrink both from internal and external sources


Protecting trade secrets through employee surveillance: risky business
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • March 14 2011

The difference between having a trade secret and not can come down to the steps that a company takes to protect its secrets


Ten non-compete issues to consider when buying a business
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • July 16 2012

Every day businesses across the country merge and consolidate their operations


Independent contractors for global organizations
  • Fisher Phillips
  • Global, USA
  • July 14 2014

As the global market grows seemingly smaller, more and more companies are expanding their reach around the world. Some companies send U.S. employees


Lawsuit serves up lessons for restaurateurs
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • December 1 2011

A decision issued this summer by a federal district court in New York provides important lessons for professionals in the food services and restaurant industry regarding employee defection and trade secrets issues


Credit checks in California now tougher than ever
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • October 12 2011

Effective January 1, 2012, California employers will have to avoid yet another potential legal hazard that haunts businesses with the threat of costly penalties: the unauthorized use of consumer credit reports regarding job applicants and current employees


An intoxicating trade secret: Sam Adams versus Anchor Steam
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • September 28 2011

Describing itself as doing business in the “Better Beer” part of the beer market, Boston Beer Corporation the maker of Sam Adams beers filed a lawsuit yesterday against competitors Anchor Brewing Company and Anchor Brewers & Distillers the maker of Anchor Steam beers as well as Judd Hausner


Protecting trade secrets: confidential information and customer relationships audits
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • June 16 2011

For any company seeking to protect its trade secrets, it is important to take reasonable measures designed to maintain the secrecy of the information at issue


Implementing a trade secrets protection program
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • August 16 2010

In the business world, protection of trade secrets can make the difference between success and failure, or profit and loss


Ninth Circuit reverses course on Computer Fraud & Abuse Act
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • May 16 2011

More often than not when a management law firm informs its clients of recent case developments, the news is not good