Tips for Protecting Trade Secrets in the Face of Remote Workforces, New Technology, and Laid-Off Employees

By Jeremy Cohen, Marcus Mintz, and Erik Weibust – September 28, 2020 | As companies adapt to our rapidly changing circumstances, they may inadvertently place the protection of their trade secrets on the backburner.

Why Companies Must Ensure Their Non-Solicitation Agreements Are Fit for the Social Media Era

By Christopher W. Tackett – September 28, 2020 | When is “friending” a breach of contract?

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Tips for New Attorneys to Position Themselves for Elusive Opportunities

By Mariah Fairley, Afshin Najafi, Chris Pulido, and Maytak Chin – February 10, 2021 | It is important for allied practitioners to foster opportunities that provide diverse and women attorneys with greater access to courtroom experiences.

Thole v. U.S. Bank, N.A: Don’t Forget About Standing

By Brian A. Hill and Joshuah R. Turner – January 25, 2021 | The Supreme Court reminds us that not all beneficiaries have standing to sue fiduciaries when duties are breached, and that counsel should choose their plaintiffs accordingly.

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Key Considerations for Forensic Examinations

Seyfarth's Dawn Mertineit discusses the importance of forensic examination of electronic devices, as well as some key considerations to be aware of in planning and executing the analysis.

Does Remote Access Endanger Your Ability to Protect Your Trade Secrets?

Saiber LLC's Jack Losinger discusses the impact that the recent increase in remote access to sensitive business information may have upon an employer’s ability to protect its trade secrets, and provides four critical steps that companies should take in order to maintain the “protectability” of those trade secrets.

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