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Treatise on Trade Secrets
Trade Secret Litigation and Protection: A Practice Guide to the DTSA and the CUTSA: The passage of the Defend Trade Secrets Act in 2016 brought renewed attention to trade secrets as an important form of intellectual property protection. In recent years, we have seen more trade secret lawsuits brought in federal courts, state courts, and arbitration forums. Trade Secret Litigation & Protection is a 26-chapter treatise that explains the fundamentals and intricacies of trade secret law under the federal Defend Trade Secrets Act (DTSA) and the California Uniform Trade Secret Act (CUTSA). This practice guide is a valuable resource for those litigating or counseling on trade secret issues.
Chapters address among many other important topics:
- Trade Secret Protection Programs
- Employment Law and Contract Issues
- Addressing Concern Arising From An
- Employee Going To A Competitor
- Whistleblower Immunity
- Handling Trade Secrets During Litigation
- Identifying Trade Secrets in Litigation
- Damages and Other Monetary Relief
- Licensing of Trade Secrets and Know-How
- Protecting Ideas
- The International Trade Commission
- Digital Forensics in Trade Secret Investigations
Available now in paperback and ebook
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