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Trade Secret News from the Hazel Team

Trade Secret Management in an Era of Open Innovation and Employee Mobility

Corporations are much more open now than they were in the past. This new era of openness calls for increasing rigor in the management of vital trade secret assets.

Cautionary Tale: The General Counsel Unprepared to Answer Basic Trade Secret Questions

As CEOs become more aware of the value of trade secrets unprepared general counsels may find themselves facing more and more awkward questions.

Corporate Trade Secret Practice to Change When New OECD Tax Rules Hit

Corporate trade secret practices are set to change when the OECD’s member states implement the organization’s new tax rules that aim to close corporate tax loopholes.

Can You Have Too Much Trade Secret Information?

Trade secret asset management requires skill and professional expertise, the kind of expertise that is used to protect other intellectual property assets.

The Valuable Trade Secrets in Your Factory

The Valuable Trade Secrets in Your Factory

Secrets — Most factories are awash with useful know-how and valuable trade secrets! Trade secret asset management might have been historically neglected by many factory managers. However, increasing competition among companies worldwide places a premium on...

What are the Reasonable Steps to Protecting Trade Secrets?

What are the Reasonable Steps to Protecting Trade Secrets?

What are the reasonable steps to take in protecting trade secrets? Trade secrets are an important, but a transparent if not invisible part of a company’s IP portfolio, and their transparency makes it all too easy for companies to overlook their protection.