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Trade Secrets Can Do Major Damage

Theft of trade secrets can result in enormous damage awards even where the harm to the trade secret holder caused by the theft is primarily a competitive economic harm and only minimally a direct economic harm. Last month, Epic Systems Corporation (&…
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The United States Supreme Court May Make It Harder to Protect Your Patents from Competitor Attack!

Assignor estoppel offers an approach to stop an infringer of your patent, who may be one of your competitors, from attacking the patent. More specifically, assignor estoppel can prevent a defendant in a patent infringement lawsuit from having their p…
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Do Accused Infringers Need an Opinion of Counsel to Avoid Increased Infringement Damages After Halo v. Pulse?

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