Recent Developments in the World of Trade Secrets and Non-Competes

Recorded: Thursday, May 7, 2015

Duration: 75 minutes

Many businesses progressively fear that their trade secrets and valued business relationships are at risk of attack by competitors – and even by their own employees. Do you know what it takes to protect those critical assets in the ever-changing world of trade secret and non-compete law?

Join Practical Law and Epstein Becker Green attorneys Robert D. Goldstein and Peter A. Steinmeyer on Thursday, May 7, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. EST for a free, 75-minute webinar providing insights into recent developments and expected trends in the evolving legal landscape of trade secrets and non-competition agreements. This webinar will focus on how to navigate this developing area and effectively protect client relationships and proprietary information.

Topics will include:

  • Recent decisions regarding what constitutes adequate consideration for a non-compete.
  • Interesting decisions determining choice-of-law issues.
  • Developments regarding the propriety of declaratory judgments in the non-compete context.
  • Developments under California law regarding the inclusion of "no-rehire" clauses in separation agreements.
  • Recent legislative and administrative agency developments.

A short Q&A session will follow.

Peter A. Steinmeyer, Member of the Firm, Epstein Becker & Green, P.C.

Robert D. Goldstein, Member of the Firm, Epstein Becker & Green, P.C.

Barbara Harris, Senior Legal Editor, Practical Law Labor & Employment

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