Your confidential business information can take many forms – manufacturing process details, pricing information, commercial and technical know-how. They are important assets and they need protecting.
Threats to their security can come from many directions, but the greatest risks come from within your organisation – employees, contractors and business partners who have had authorized access. We combine proactive support to assess and minimize those risks via appropriate policies, documentation and training together with rapid, effective intervention following a breach.
As one of only a handful of firms to offer a specialist Trade Secrets protection service, our team is a rare breed. Working together for you as a single, cohesive unit across the disciplines, we get to grips with your issues at a practical level, drawing on expertise in employment, cybersecurity and investigations when and where needed.
And if push comes to shove, we have high level litigation expertise on call, so you can react with speed to protect what matters, recover your assets and manage your reputation.
This is the 11th of a series of articles written by members of our International Trade Secrets Group, highlighting points of note regarding the protection of Trade Secrets in various jurisdictions.
On 30 July 2020, the High Court granted an interim injunction pursuant to Regulation 11 of the Trade Secrets (Enforcement etc) Regulations 2018 (the "Trade Secrets Regulations") to prevent the importation of allegedly ...
Over the past three days the Court of Appeal has heard arguments in an appeal relating to the protection of sports data. A key issue in the appeal is whether live sports data can be protected as confidential information ...
In its first decision to consider the Trade Secrets Regulations, the Court of Appeal upheld the decision of the High Court to grant an interim injunction under the Regulations to prevent the import of allegedly ...
The Supreme Court has on the 5th of November decided not to grant an appeal in Finland's biggest trade secret trial. Some of the respondents applied for leave to appeal, as did the prosecutor for the loss of the ...
International law firm Bird & Bird appoints Tim Spillane as a partner in its International Employment Group to focus on contentious employment and trade secret matters.
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