As companies are increasingly trying to protect information by designating it as a trade secret, courts are increasingly trying to resolve litigation disputes relating to trade secrets misappropriation issues. Trends have emerged from these court cases, further defining the limits of trade secrets protection and attempting to carve out uniform rules concerning such protection. This article highlights some of the most interesting and recent developments in Trade Secrets Law.
R. Mark Halligan, Recent Developments in Trade Secrets Law, 6 J. Marshall Rev. Intell. Prop. L. 59 (2006)