Category Archives: Economic Espionage Act

U.S. Senate Unanimously Approved Trade Secret Bill

On April 4, 2016, the U.S. Senate adopted the Defend Trade Secrets Act.  As a clear indication of the strong bi-partisan support the bill enjoyed, the vote was unanimous (87-0). For prior posts which examined the DTSA in more depth, … Continue reading

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Senate to Vote on Federal Trade Secret Bill on April 4, 2016

As I previously reported in this blog, the U.S. Senate is considering a bill that will create a uniform standard for trade secret misappropriation claims across the United States.  The bill, called the Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016, was … Continue reading

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New Federal Private Right of Action for Trade Secret Misappropriation?

Trade secrets are often a company’s most valuable asset. Historically, companies seeking to protect their trade secrets in court have needed to rely on a combination of state law remedies, including various versions of the Uniform Trade Secrets Act (“UTSA”), … Continue reading

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