Welcome to Secrets
Trade Secret News from the Hazel Team
It’s morning in the trade secret world. Find out how trade secret assets are receiving more attention than ever. Trade secret protection may change the way you do business.
So, what exactly is a trade secret, and why do I hear that they are growing in importance? We’ll explain.
Non-disclosure agreements protect trade secrets and other important corporate business assets. Thus, it is important to treat NDAs seriously.
Hazel’s survey reveals that only 9 out of 100 law firms surveyed across the globe mention “trade secrets” on their websites as a firm practice area. Hazel is certain this missed opportunity is about to undergo a major correction.
Trade secret asset management has been neglected by many companies historically. However, this a vital area that can no longer be ignored.
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...
Start-up companies must care about their trade secrets from their very beginning. Otherwise, they may find their unique value just blowing away.
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.
As CEOs become more aware of the value of trade secrets unprepared general counsels may find themselves facing more and more awkward questions.
Trade secrets are often not seriously scrutinized during due diligence. But consider this case study involving a major British law firm.
How many trade secrets are there worldwide? Our best guess – 140 million. See why.
Case study: One IP firm’s implementation of a new trade secret service for its clients.