Attorneys Handling Trade Secret Law
Trade secrets give your business its competitive edge – shouldn’t you protect them?
Protecting Legitimate Business Interests
Well, a non-compete agreement, Matt, protects businesses. Most states in the country have indicated that in order for a non-compete agreement between an employer and an employee to be valid and enforceable, it must protect that business’s legitimate business interests.Read More
Protecting Your Trade Secrets
Legally, it has a definition in the law. Most states in the United States have adopted some form of the Uniform Trade Secret Act. Under the Uniform Trade Secret Act a trade secret has three basic characteristics. Number one, it is a secret. Secondly, it confers a competitive advantage on its owner. And […]Read More
Misappropriation of Trade Secrets
Welcome to Trade Secret Law Radio, we bring you the best in trade secret news, legal advice and information. From trade secret misappropriation to trade secret agreement drafting and negotiation, we cover the issues here. This is Brian Hall, an attorney with Traverse Legal, PLC. A law firm that deals with the misappropriation of […]Read More
What is Trade Secret Misappropriation?
The Uniform Trade Secrets Act (UTSA) defines misappropriation as follows: Section 1.2: “Misappropriation” means: (i) acquisition of a trade secret of another by a person who knows or has reason to know that the trade secret was acquired by improper means; or (ii) disclosure or use of a trade secret of another without express or […]Read More
How to Protect a Trade Secret
Welcome to Trade Secret Law Radio, we bring you the best in trade secret news, legal advice and information. From trade secret misappropriation to trade secret agreement drafting and negotiation, we cover the issues here. This is Brian Hall, a trade secret attorney with Traverse Legal, PLC, a law firm that represents clients and companies […]Read More
What Is Trade Secret Law?
Not to be confused with trademark protection or patent law, a trade secret is, essentially, knowledge. Wikipedia defines a trade secret as “a formula, practice, process, design, instrument, pattern, or compilation of information which is not generally known or reasonably ascertainable, by which a business can obtain an economic advantage over competitors or customers.” Under […]Read More