Trade secrets are valuable confidential information of a business. Many companies may have trade secret information and not know that protection and enforcement of this information is possible under state and federal law.
Misappropriation of trade secrets occurs frequently with business. A typical scenario involves the missappriopriation of confidential and proprietary information of a business by competitors or former employees. In order to file a claim for missapriopriation, the plaintiff must prove that a trade secret exists. The necessary steps to establish a trade secret occurs prior to a lawsuit over time. Contact our office to help establish a trade secret audit for your company.