Category Archives: Uniform Trade Secrets Act

Massachusetts Noncompete Law Reform Efforts Fall Short, Again

As I have previously reported, the Massachusetts House and Senate recently passed competing versions of noncompete reform bills.  Although the two bills contained many of the same provisions, they also differed in material ways.  See Massachusetts Non-Compete Reform — Current … Continue reading

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Mass Senate Passes VERY Restrictive Non-Compete Reform Bill

On July 14, 2016, the Massachusetts Senate passed its own version of a non-compete reform bill that is MUCH more restrictive than the compromise bill passed unanimously in the House on June 29, 2016. The Senate’s action calls into question … 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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