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How to Catch Trade Secret Thieves Who Try to Cover Their Tracks: A Forensic Perspective
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • July 24 2017

It was a matter of hours. A simple thing really. Was an email sent at 10:00 a.m. Or at 2:00 p.m.? An entire case hung in the balance; if the email was


The Third Circuit Addresses the Defend Trade Secrets Act and Appears to Have Applied the Inevitable Disclosure Doctrine
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • July 11 2017

The Defend Trade Secrets Act (DTSA) states very clearly that an injunction issued pursuant thereto may not “prevent a person from entering into an


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


Top DevelopmentsHeadlines in Trade Secret, Computer Fraud, and Non-Compete Law in 2016
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • January 27 2017

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


Parties in high profile sports agent dispute in California involving trade secret and non-compete issues throw off the gloves
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • April 26 2012

The case of Mintz v. Mark Bartelstein & Associates dba Priority Sports & Entertainment, recently filed in the Central District of California, provides an interesting look at both non-compete and trade secret law, as seen through the world of a sports agent


Second Shot at Anti-SLAPP Motion Fails in Trade Secrets Dispute Involving Former Beer Worker
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • March 30 2017

A California federal district court has recently given employers a small victory against former employees who misappropriate trade secrets and assert


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


Texas Appellate Court Affirms Injunctive Relief and $2.8 Million Award in Attorney’s Fees Against Former Employee in Trade Secret Misappropriation Case
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • September 1 2016

A Texas Court of Appeals held on August 22, 2016, that a former employer was entitled to $2.8 million in attorney’s fees against a former employee


Chinese espionage latest target: Liquid Paper
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • March 11 2014

Spell check features in word processing programs sent correction fluid the way of the buggy whip. Walter Liew and Robert Maegerle, however, saw a $28