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Inside views: the intersection of trade secret law and social media privacy legislation
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • August 25 2015

Eric Barton authored the following article on August 20, 2015 in Intellectual Property Watch summarizing several recent cases addressing trade secret


Webinar recap! State Specific Non-Compete Oddities Employers Should Be Aware Of
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • August 20 2015

We are pleased to announce the webinar "State Specific Non-Compete Oddities Employers Should Be Aware Of " is now available as a


Employer’s action for misappropriation of trade secrets against former in-house counsel who engaged in competitive activities not subject to anti-SLAPP motion
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • August 6 2015

There are indeed limits to the reach of the anti-SLAPP statute, particularly in the trade secret context. In West Hills Research and Development, Inc


Trade secret protection: what are reasonable steps?
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • July 31 2015

Regional and national laws are increasingly focusing on the specific steps that companies should take to protect trade secrets. In the 1996 World


Sales of $8,000 stemming from trade secret misappropriation results in liability for $1.3 million
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • July 23 2015

At a time when an ex-employee's newly created company was subject to an injunction prohibiting misappropriation of his former employer's supposed


Webinar recap! Employee Social Networking: protecting your trade secrets in social media
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • June 9 2015

We are pleased to announce the webinar "Employee Social Networking: Protecting Your Trade Secrets in Social Media" is now available as a podcast and


Employer can be found liable for misappropriating an employee’s trade secrets
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • March 10 2015

A Chicago federal judge denied summary judgment to an employer alleged to have misappropriated and converted a subordinate's trade secrets. Stevens v


When “the end” is not “the end”: asserting trade secret claims after the execution of a mutual release
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • October 3 2014

In many cases, the execution of a mutual release is often the last step in resolving a trade secret or non-compete case. Typically included in the


ABA annual meeting recap: latest developments in trade secret and non-compete law
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • August 26 2014

In today's competitive marketplace, organizations are prepared to invest time and resources in protecting their trade secrets as it is estimated that


There are many ways to milk a cow and not all are protected trade secrets
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • July 31 2014

A consultant of a company entered into a consulting agreement with a competitor. The scope of his consultancy of the first company involved