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Secrets — In-house legal departments are making their plans for 2017 and many of them are contemplating a renewed emphasis on trade secrets. Managers who allocate at least some attention to trade secrets and trade secret asset management in their 2017 action plans may...
Companies must design, develop and deploy a robust fit for purpose trade secret asset management process given the growing importance of trade secrets to all businesses.
Many companies fail to appreciate the value of their trade secret assets. What exactly qualifies as a valuable trade secret?
Modern companies must share trade secrets with others in order to stay competitive. No company is an island. However, sharing confidential information requires skill and diligence.
Keeping vital corporate assets as a trade secret presents a number of obstacles, but making the effort to retain secrets is worth all the trouble.
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.
The Defend Trade Secrets Act has shaken up the corporate world. Companies now need to review their trade secrets and enact policies for protecting them.