Attorneys Handling What is a Trade Secret?

Patents vs. Trade Secrets

Should I patent my invention or keep it as a trade secret?  What are the differences between patents and trade secrets?  These are the types of questions that we regularly get asked from our clients.   According to the USPTO’s Trade Secret Policy, “trade secrets consist of information and can include a formula, pattern, compilation, […]

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Trade Secret Protection

What is a trade secret?  Do I (or my company) own any trade secrets?  If so, how do I enforce my trade secrets?  In order to answer these questions, it is very important to understand the Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 (DTSA) and its various protections and obligations.  The DTSA creates a federal cause […]

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Is it a Trade Secret? How Do I Protect it?

 Trade secrets are often accompanies most important intellectual property assets. Too often, companies fail to protect their trade secrets in a way which will give them legal status. If you don’t treat your proprietary information, process, devices or formulas as secret, then the law will not recognize them as trade secrets. Matt:  Thank you for being […]

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