Trade Secret Statutes Protect Information Held in an Employee’s Memory

Trade secrets are valuable business assets. Trade secret law in the US is relatively uniform. Under most statutes and laws, a trade secret is any information, like a formula, design, data, blueprint or customer list, that is kept confidential and that has commercial value from the fact that the information is not known. The form… READ MORE

Misappropriation of Trade Secrets May Also be a Tort

Trade secrets are important and valuable assets for any business. In general, a trade secret is information that the owner has taken “reasonable measures” to keep secret and that has commercial value from the fact that information is secret. The information/data can relate to almost anything including information about Finances like the company’s profit and… READ MORE

Trade Secrets Attorney

A trade secrets attorney understands that a trade secret is defined as information, including a formula, pattern, compilation, program, device, method, technique, or process, that: (i) derives independent economic value, actual or potential, from not being generally known to, and not being readily ascertainable by proper means by, other persons who can obtain economic value… READ MORE

Common Trade Secret Defenses

When a plaintiff brings a trade secret cause of action, he or she must prove three elements: Subject matter: The existence of a trade secret The trade secret holder must prove that the alleged secret was the type of information trade secret was intended to protect, that it is not generally known, and that it… READ MORE

Trade Secret Lawyer

We understand that protecting your competitive position in the marketplace means protecting your trade secrets from unauthorized disclosure. Revision Legal’s trade secret lawyers are experts in the Uniform Trade Secrets Act, the body of law, adopted by 45 states, that governs the protection and theft of trade secrets. Our attorneys can help you adopt a… READ MORE

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