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US: The DTSA, the Inevitable Disclosure Doctrine, and the Memory Rule
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • June 30 2016

In the Defend Trade Secrets Act (DTSA), Congress generally rejected the “inevitable disclosure doctrine” prevalent in the trade secret law of many


UK: Mosquito net trade secrets saga continues - Court of Appeal rules on assessment of damages
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom
  • June 16 2016

On 13 June 2016, the English Court of Appeal handed down its latest judgement in the long-running trade secrets case Vestergaard Frandsen (now MVF3


DTSA Injunctive relief against former employees limited by state law
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • June 1 2016

Although the DTSA provides powerful new rights to trade secret owners, Congress balanced those new rights with the interests of employees by placing


The Defend Trade Secrets Act (DTSA): what you need to know
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • May 25 2016

On May 11, 2016, President Obama signed the Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 (“DTSA”) into law, thereby creating a new federal civil cause of action


US: New DTSA seizure remedy may be difficult to obtain
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • May 6 2016

The new ex-parte seizure remedy created by the Defend Trade Secrets Act contains many hurdles that may prove highly difficult for trade secret owners


US: The Defend Trade Secrets Act - employer notice requirement
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • May 4 2016

The Defend Trade Secrets Act (DTSA) incentivizes employers to update their employment contracts to give notice to employees of the protections


The DTSA - Creating original federal jurisdiction over trade secret theft
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • April 15 2016

On April 4, 2016, the U.S. Senate unanimously passed the Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 ("DTSA") which intends to create a federal civil cause of


EU Trade Secrets: breaking news - European parliament passes trade secrets law with wide support: in force across EU by 2018
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • April 14 2016

Earlier today, the European Parliament voted by a large majority of MEPs (503 to 131) for the enactment of the long-awaited EU Directive on trade


UAE: new companies law and the protection of trade secrets - what has changed?
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Arab Emirates, USA
  • November 16 2015

The new UAE Companies law that came into force on 1 July 2015 contains a provision titled "Disclosure of company secrets" (article 369). The UAE


Designs journey to UK Supreme Court again (not a galaxy far, far away this time)
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom
  • October 30 2015

The last time design issues were argued in the UK's highest court (2011) the focus of attention was the Stormtrooper helmet from the iconic Star Wars