Trade Secret Litigation on the Rise Against Laid Off Employees

Comments Off on Trade Secret Litigation on the Rise Against Laid Off Employees Written by on May 17, 2009 | Posted in Employment Agreements, trade secrets

Given all the employee layoffs and the many companies struggling to survive the bad economy, it is almost inevitable that we would be seeing an upswing in trade secret litigation against former employees. Law.com reported this week on the trend, stating that much of this litigation is over information that the employee is taking out […]

Trade Secrets Case Provides Important Lesson to Employers and Employees on the Significance of Employment Agreements

1 Comments Written by on November 10, 2008 | Posted in Employment Agreements

The case making headlines today regarding an ex-Intel Corporation employee accused of stealing trade secrets and giving them to his new employer, rival Advanced Micro Devices, provides some important lessons to employers and employees on the significance of employment agreements. The Mercury News reported on the case against former engineer Biswamohan Pani as follows: Federal […]

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