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Global Employment Law Update - Germany
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Germany
  • November 9 2016

Employees in Germany are subject to a number of obligations towards their employer. In particular, employees are obliged to be loyal to their

Europe - RCD: Dutch retail chains ordered to cease infringement of design rights of Chinese company
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union, Netherlands
  • November 8 2016

On 2 November 2016, the Hague Preliminary Relief Judge issued a preliminary injunction against the (locally) well-known Dutch retail chains Blokker

Italy: Client lists - a (trade) secret but not for the supplier
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Italy
  • October 4 2016

When distribution agreements are terminated, a delicate issue often arises that is closely related to the need of the supplier to ensure continuity

California non-compete law trumps DTSA
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • August 9 2016

Not long after my article discussing the interplay between the Defend Trade Secret Act (DTSA) injunction provisions and California non-competition

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