McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP will be offering a live webinar on the "When Trade Secrets Go Abroad: Strategies for Combating Trade Secret Misappropriation" on February 21, 2013 from 10:00 am to 11:15 am (CT). MBHB attorneys Dr. Emily Miao and Joshua Rich will present strategies that trade secret owners can use to combat trade secret theft abroad as well as best practices for employers to safeguard their trade secrets. Topics to be covered include:
Trade secret issues that impact U.S. companies' conduct of business in foreign
• The Federal Circuit's decision in TianRui Group Co. v. International Trade Commission;
• Drafting considerations for non-disclosure/non-compete agreements;
• Using the International Trade Commission ("ITC") to address trade secret misappropriation occurring abroad; and
• Recent judicial and legislative developments concerning trade secret misappropriation.
While there is no fee to participate, attendees must register in advance. Those wishing to register can do so here. CLE credit is pending for the states of California, Georgia, Illinois, North Carolina, New Jersey, New York and Virginia.