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Trade Secret News from the Hazel Team

Establishing a Trade Secret Culture – Baby Steps

How to build a trade secret culture – baby steps. Good management practices do not suggest going from no trade secret program to a fully completed one overnight.

Tax Authorities Cast Their Eyes on Trade Secrets

Tax authorities worldwide are slowly but surely closing tax loopholes related to intellectual property assets, such as trade secrets. Here’s what’s happening.

What is a Valuable Trade Secret?

Many companies fail to appreciate the value of their trade secret assets. What exactly qualifies as a valuable trade secret?

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.

Insuring Corporate Trade Secrets

Insuring Corporate Trade Secrets

As companies increase their tracking and protection of valuable corporate trade secrets, insurance products will become more desired for these valuable corporate assets

The Growing Importance of Trade Secret Metadata

The Growing Importance of Trade Secret Metadata

Companies must track their trade secret metadata. Yes, trade secrets are not registered, which makes it all the more important to track the metadata. Yes, trade secrets are secrets, and not keeping track of a secret is a great way to lose it.