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, click here and here.

Focus will now shift to the House where a similar bill is pending.  (HR 3326)  The DTSA enjoys similar bi-partisan support in the House, where the bill enjoys 127 co-sponsors from both parties.  House action is not expected in the near future, but this blog will continue to monitor progress of the House bill.

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