Top 2020 California Trade Secrets Decisions
By Tyler M. Paetkau
Tyler M. Paetkau, partner, Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP, Silicon Valley (firstname.lastname@example.org). Mr. Paektau represents employers and management in all aspects of labor and employment law, including trade secrets matters. He is a former Chair of the Labor & Employment Law Section and a current member of the Editorial Board.
Despite the raging pandemic, 2020 produced several important trade secrets decisions by California courts, including the following (selective and subjective) "top," caes in chronological order:
AGREEMENT NOT TO COMPETE WITH EMPLOYER WHILE STILL EMPLOYED IS ENFORCEABLE