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Upcoming Webinar: Protecting Confidential Information and Client Relationships in the Financial Services Industry

Posted in Data Theft, Non-Compete Enforceability, Restrictive Covenants, Trade Secrets

On Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 12:00 p.m. Central, Seyfarth attorneys Scott Humphrey, Jason Stiehl and Rebecca Woods will present the sixth installment in its series of 2014 Trade Secret Webinars. They will focus on trade secret and client relationship considerations in the banking and finance industry, with a particular focus on a firm’s relationship with its FINRA members.  Topics … Continue Reading

Upcoming Webinar: Trade Secret and Non-Compete Legislative Update

Posted in Legislation, Non-Compete Enforceability, Social Media, Trade Secrets

On Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 12:00 p.m. central, in Seyfarth’s fourth installment of our 2014 Trade Secrets Webinar Series, Seyfarth attorneys Kate Perrelli, Dawn Mertineit and Daniel Hart will discuss the significant statutory changes to several jurisdictions’ laws regarding trade secrets and restrictive covenants and pending legislation proposed in additional jurisdictions over the past year.  As trade secrets … Continue Reading

Upcoming Client Webinar: Bring Your Own Device Policies

Posted in Data Theft, Practice & Procedure, Privacy

On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 12:00 p.m. Central, Laura Maechtlen and Michele Haydel Gehrke will present the webinar Bring Your Own Device Policies.  As employees have widely adopted personal mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets, there has been a parallel trend of employers allowing (or requiring) their employees to use their own personal mobile devices at work.  This … Continue Reading

Scott Schaefers Discussing Employee Social Media Privacy – How Employers Can Strike the Necessary Balance

Posted in Legislation, Privacy, Social Media, Trade Secrets

On April 16th, Scott Schaefers spoke with LexBlog’s Colin O’Keefe in a live online interview about what employers need to know about the social networking privacy legislation passed by thirteen states in the last two years.  Scott discussed Seyfarth’s soon-to-be-published survey of that legislation, as well as some ideas of what employers can do to protect its proprietary assets.  Those … Continue Reading

Upcoming Webinar: 2013 National Year in Review — What You Need to Know About the Recent Cases/Developments in Trade Secrets, Non-Compete and Computer Fraud Law

Posted in Computer Fraud, Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, Cybersecurity, Espionage, International, Legislation, Non-Compete Enforceability, Practice & Procedure, Social Media, Trade Secrets

On Thursday, March 6, 2014 at 12:00 p.m. Central, Michael Wexler, Jim McNairy and Josh Salinas will present Seyfarth’s first installment of its 2014 Trade Secrets Webinar series. They will review noteworthy cases and other legal developments from across the nation this past year in the areas of trade secret and data theft, non-compete enforceability, computer fraud, and the interplay … Continue Reading

2013 Trade Secrets Webinar Series – Year in Review

Posted in Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, Cybersecurity, International, Legislation, Non-Compete Enforceability, Practice & Procedure, Privacy, Restrictive Covenants, Social Media, Trade Secrets

Throughout 2013, Seyfarth Shaw LLP’s dedicated Trade Secrets, Computer Fraud & Non-Competes Practice Group hosted a series of CLE webinars that addressed significant issues facing clients today in this important and ever changing area of law.

The series consisted of twelve webinars:

1. 2012 National Year in Review: What You Need to Know About the Recent Cases/Developments in Trade Secrets, Continue Reading

Upcoming Webinar: The Stakes Just Got Higher – Criminal Prosecution of Trade Secret Misappropriation

Posted in Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, Data Theft, Espionage, Practice & Procedure, Trade Secrets

On Tuesday, December 11, 2013 at 12:00 p.m. Central, Seyfarth attorneys Michael D. Wexler, Molly M. Joyce and Justin K. Beyer will present the twelfth and final installment in our 2013 Trade Secrets webinar series, focusing on criminal liability for trade secret misappropriation.

The topics they will cover include… Continue Reading

Trade secret misappropriation: what it is and how does it happen

Upcoming Webinar: My Company’s Confidential Information is Posted on the Internet! What Can I Do?

Posted in Practice & Procedure, Trade Secrets

On Thursday, November 21, 2013, at 12:00 p.m. Central, Chicago Seyfarth attorneys  Paul Freehling, Scott Humphrey, and Jeffrey Swatzell will present the eleventh installment in our 2013 Trade Secrets webinar series. This webinar will involve a discussion about steps and responses companies can take when their confidential information and/or trade secrets appear, or are threatened to appear, on the internet.… Continue Reading

Upcoming Webinar: Trade Secrets in the Pharmaceutical Industry

Posted in Practice & Procedure, Trade Secrets

On October 29, 2013, at 12:00 p.m. Central, Chicago Seyfarth attorneys Shashank Upadhye, Scott Schaefers, and Justin Beyer will present the tenth installment in our 2013 Trade Secrets webinar series, focusing on trade secrets in the pharmaceutical industry.

The topics they will cover include:… Continue Reading

Defining and understanding trade secrets in the pharmaceutical market, including the “hidden” trade secrets involved in

Upcoming Webinar: How and Why California is Different When it Comes to Trade Secrets and Non-Competes

Posted in Non-Compete Enforceability, Practice & Procedure, Restrictive Covenants, Trade Secrets

On Tuesday, September 24, 2013, at 12:00 p.m. Central, Seyfarth attorneys Mark Hansen, Jim McNairy, and Jessica Mendelson will present the ninth installment in our 2013 Trade Secrets webinar series. They will focus on ways in which California trade secret law is similar to and diverse from other jurisdictions, including a discussion of the California Uniform Trade Secrets Act, trade … Continue Reading

Upcoming Complimentary Webinar: Trade Secret and Non-Compete Considerations in Asia

Posted in International, Practice & Procedure, Restrictive Covenants, Trade Secrets

To accommodate our global audience, Seyfarth’s eighth installment in its 2013 Trade Secrets Webinar Series will be available as an on-demand broadcast this month! On Tuesday, August 27, 2013, Seyfarth attorneys Dominic Hodson, Wan Li, and Robert Milligan will discuss non-compete and trade secret issues in China, including best practices to protect trade secrets and confidential information in the country. … Continue Reading

Upcoming Complimentary Webinar: The Big Data Revolution – How Big Data Impacts Trade Secret, Computer Fraud and Privacy Law

Posted in Practice & Procedure, Privacy, Trade Secrets

On Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 12:00 p.m. Central time, Seyfarth attorneys Robert Milligan, John Tomaszewski, and Joshua Salinas, along with Anthony Wong, a renowned IP and IT expert from AGW Consulting in Australia, will present the seventh installment in Seyfarth’s 2013 Trade Secrets webinar series. They will discuss how the Big Data Revolution has created a new age … Continue Reading

Protecting Confidential Information and Client Relationships in the Financial Services Industry Webinar

Posted in Practice & Procedure, Restrictive Covenants, Trade Secrets

Please join us for a complimentary webinar entitled Protecting Confidential Information and Client Relationships in the Financial Services Industry on May 23rd at 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. c.s.t.

The fourth webinar of the 2012 series will focus on trade secret and client relationship considerations in the banking and finance industry, with a particular focus on a firm’s relationship with … Continue Reading

Upcoming Webinar: Protecting Confidential Information and Client Relationships in the Financial Services Industry

Posted in Practice & Procedure, Restrictive Covenants, Trade Secrets

In Seyfarth’s fifth installment in its series of 2013 Trade Secret Webinars, on Thursday May 23, 2013 at 12:00 p.m. Central Time, Seyfarth attorneys Scott Humphrey, Daniel Lanciloti, and Jason Stiehl will focus on trade secret and client relationship considerations in the banking and finance industry, with a particular focus on a firm’s relationship with its FINRA members. Topics will … Continue Reading

Upcoming Webinar: Employee Privacy and Social Networking – Can Your Trade Secrets Survive?

Posted in Social Media, Trade Secrets

In Seyfarth’s third installment of its 2013 Trade Secrets Webinar series, on Tuesday, March 19, 2013, at 12:00 p.m. Central Standard Time, Seyfarth attorneys Gary Glaser, Scott Schaefers, and Jessica Mendelson will address the relationship between trade secrets and social media. The Seyfarth panel will specifically address the following topics:… Continue Reading

What’s are “Trade Secrets” and Best Practices to Protect Against

2012 National Year in Review: What You Need to Know About the Recent Cases/Developments in Trade Secrets, Non-Compete, and Computer Fraud Law

Posted in Computer Fraud, Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, Data Theft, Espionage, Legislation, Non-Compete Enforceability, Practice & Procedure, Restrictive Covenants, Trade Secrets, Unfair Competition

In Seyfarth’s first installment of its 2013 Trade Secrets Webinar series, Seyfarth attorneys Michael Wexler, Robert Milligan, and Joshua Salinas will review noteworthy cases and other legal developments from across the nation this past year in the areas of trade secrets and data theft, non-compete enforceability, computer fraud, and company owned social media accounts and social media policies, as well … Continue Reading

Trade Secrets and Non-Compete Legislative Update Webinar On September 20, 2012

Posted in Legislation, Non-Compete Enforceability, Practice & Procedure, Trade Secrets

Please join us for our sixth trade secrets webinar of the year entitled Trade Secrets and Non-Compete Legislative Update.

The webinar will be September 20, 2012 from noon to 1:00 p.m. central.

The past year has seen significant statutory changes to several jurisdictions’ laws regarding trade secrets and restrictive covenants and pending legislation proposed in additional jurisdictions. As trade secrets … Continue Reading

Upcoming Client Webinar on July 11: When Trade Secrets Cross International Borders

Posted in Trade Secrets

The fifth webinar of the 2012 series will focus on non-compete and trade secret considerations from an international perspective. The webinar will provide a high level discussion of recent non-compete and trade secret issues that impact foreign companies conducting business in the United States. This program will provide an overview of the key considerations that foreign companies should appreciate in … Continue Reading

Seyfarth Attorneys Release Authoritative Employment Guide, Including Non-Compete and Trade Secret Sections

Posted in Non-Compete Enforceability, Trade Secrets

Seyfarth Shaw LLP has released its 2012 edition of Cal-Peculiarities: How California Employment Law is Different, an authoritative guide to the ever-expansive rulings, regulations, and bills that have transformed California into one of the most employee- and plaintiff-friendly venues in the nation.

The 247-page guide is the work of the firm’s California Workplace Solutions Group, which includes many of Seyfarth’s 125 … Continue Reading

Upcoming Client Webinar on May 22nd: Protecting Your Trade Secrets in the Financial Services Industry

Posted in Practice & Procedure, Trade Secrets

The fourth webinar of the 2012 series will focus on trade secret considerations in the banking and finance industry, including prosecuting claims against former employees who are FINRA members. Topics will include:… Continue Reading

What practical steps can financial services institutions implement to protect trade secrets and client relationships
What should you do if your trade secrets are improperly removed or disclosed,

Upcoming Webinar – The New Risk: Employee Theft Of Trade Secrets And Confidential Information In The Name Of Protected Whistleblowing

Posted in Espionage, Trade Secrets

Can Employees Steal Trade Secrets & Confidential Information To Support Their Whistleblower Claims?

The answer: It depends who is adjudicating the case, as a sharp conflict recently has arisen on this issue between federal and state courts and the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL). The DOL’s Administrative Review Board (ARB) recently suggested that such activities may indeed qualify as protected … Continue Reading

Trade Secrets 2011 Webinar Series: Upcoming July 21, 2011 Webinar -On Georgia’s Revised Restrictive Covenant Act

Posted in Non-Compete Enforceability

Starting this year, restrictive covenants in employment agreements and other business-related agreements in Georgia are subject to new rules governing who can enter into these agreements, how these agreements should be written, and how disputes will be handled by the courts.

What’s changed – for businesses, the bench and the bar? What’s remained the same? What can we do? What … Continue Reading

Seyfarth Shaw Attorney to Lead Webinar on Trade Secret Issues

Posted in Trade Secrets, Unfair Competition

Seyfarth Shaw attorney James McNairy will lead a webinar entitled “Trading Secrets: How to Adequately Protect Trade Secrets and Balance Employee Rights in California” on Tuesday, January 25, 2011, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Pacific Time.

The webinar is part of the Cyber Institute Program hosted by the California State Bar Intellectual Property Section.  Mr. McNairy will lead a discussion … Continue Reading

Review – Monitoring the Revolving Door Webinar

Posted in Trade Secrets

We are pleased to announce that the Trade Secrets, Computer Fraud, and Non-Competes Group’s first webinar on November 5, 2009 entitled Monitoring the Revolving Door: Protecting Your Trade Secrets in Today’s Economy was a tremendous success.

There were over 550 registered attendees in various legal and business positions, including business leaders, general and associate in-house counsel, human resource professionals, franchise … Continue Reading