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Belt and Suspenders: Recent Federal Circuit Case Highlights Importance of Using Trade Secret and Patent Protections for IP

Many companies assume that they need to choose between patent protections or trade secret protections for their intellectual property, thereby foregoing an important tool in their arsenal to protect key company assets. Some believe that these protections are diametrically opposed, … Continue reading

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Who are the cleared advisors that have access to secret ACTA documents? (KEI)

“The negotiating text of ACTA and many other documents, including even the lists of participants in the negotiations, are secret. The US White House claims the secrecy is required as a matter of “national security”. But that does not mean … Continue reading

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Google Notifies People Targeted by Secret FBI Investigation

Motherboard: Dozens of people reported receiving an email from Google revealing a potential FBI investigation into people who purchased malware. “At least dozens of people have received an email from Google informing them that the internet giant responded to a … Continue reading

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Google Employees Protest Secret Work on Censored Search Engine for China

About 1,000 of the internet company’s employees have signed a letter demanding transparency, saying censored search results raise “urgent moral and ethical issues.” Read more detail on Recent Business Law posts –

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IPSC session 3 (trade secret then copyright)

Session 3: Trade Secrets, Courtney Cox, Can the Law Force You to Lie? The Use of Deceptive Precautions to Protect Trade SecretsReasonable measures to protect the secret are generally required. Should you have to engage in deception, or deceptive misdirection … Continue reading

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