At the end of this video, you will be able to: - Define trade secrets. - Identify the advantages and disadvantages of protecting intellectual property through trade secrets. - Identify the roots of trade secret law in the United States. - Explain the purpose of the Uniform Trade Secrets Act. -------------------------------- Take the full course on Udemy.com: http://buff.ly/2mJVjNS Michelson20mm.org Michelsonip.com *Intellectual Property: Inventors, Entrepreneurs, Creators* A FREE Intellectual Property online course by The Michelson 20MM Foundation & IPO Education Foundation. Take the course on Udemy to develop a working knowledge of the basics of patents, copyrights, trademarks, and trade secrets. Brought to you by The Michelson 20MM Foundation & IPO Education Foundation, made possible by the generous support of Alya and Gary Michelson, M.D. -------------------------------- If you have questions or comments please email us at [email protected]
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What is TRADE SECRET? What does TRADE SECRET mean? TRADE SECRET meaning - TRADE SECRET definition - TRADE SECRET explanation. Source: Wikipedia.org article, adapted under https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ license. A trade secret is a formula, practice, process, design, instrument, pattern, commercial method, or compilation of information not generally known or reasonably ascertainable by others by which a business can obtain an economic advantage over competitors or customers. In some jurisdictions, such secrets are referred to as "confidential information" but are generally not referred to as "classified information" in the United States, since that refers to government secrets protected by a different set of laws and practices. The precise language by which a trade secret is defined varies by jurisdiction (as do the particular types of information that are subject to trade secret protection). However, there are three factors that, although subject to differing interpretations, are common to all such definitions: a trade secret is information that: 1. Is not generally known to the public; 2. Confers some sort of economic benefit on its holder (where this benefit must derive specifically from its not being publicly known, not just from the value of the information itself); 3. Is the subject of reasonable efforts to maintain its secrecy. These three aspects are also incorporated in the TRIPS Agreement in Article 39. By comparison, under U.S. law, "A trade secret, as defined under 18 U.S.C. § 1839(3) (A), (B) (1996), has three parts: (1) information; (2) reasonable measures taken to protect the information; and (3) which derives independent economic value from not being publicly known". Trade secrets are an important, but invisible component of a company's intellectual property (IP). Their contribution to a company's value, measured as its market capitalization, can be major. Being invisible, that contribution is hard to measure. Patents are a visible contribution, but delayed, and unsuitable for internal innovations. Having an internal scoreboard provides insight into the cost of risks of employees leaving to serve or start competing ventures. In contrast to registered intellectual property, trade secrets are, by definition, not disclosed to the world at large. Instead, owners of trade secrets seek to protect trade secret information from competitors by instituting special procedures for handling it, as well as technological and legal security measures. Legal protections include non-disclosure agreements (NDAs), and work-for-hire and non-compete clauses. In other words, in exchange for an opportunity to be employed by the holder of secrets, an employee may sign agreements to not reveal their prospective employer's proprietary information, to surrender or assign to their employer ownership rights to intellectual work and work-products produced during the course (or as a condition) of employment, and to not work for a competitor for a given period of time (sometimes within a given geographic region). Violation of the agreement generally carries the possibility of heavy financial penalties which operate as a disincentive to reveal trade secrets. However, proving a breach of an NDA by a former stakeholder who is legally working for a competitor or prevailing in a lawsuit for breaching a non-compete clause can be very difficult. A holder of a trade secret may also require similar agreements from other parties he or she deals with, such as vendors, licensees, and board members. As a company can protect its confidential information through NDA, work-for-hire, and non-compete contracts with its stakeholders (within the constraints of employment law, including only restraint that is reasonable in geographic- and time-scope), these protective contractual measures effectively create a perpetual monopoly on secret information that does not expire as would a patent or copyright. The lack of formal protection associated with registered intellectual property rights, however, means that a third party not bound by a signed agreement is not prevented from independently duplicating and using the secret information once it is discovered, such as through reverse engineering.
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Peter McDermott says if you have a trade secret, there are critical steps you need to take to protect them. THIS VIDEO CAN HELP ANSWER: What is a trade secret? How do you protect them? How do you avoid infringing other people’s trade secrets? ABOUT THE KAUFFMAN FOUNDERS SCHOOL Visit the website: [http://bit.ly/1EW2br7] The Kauffman Founders School presents a powerful curriculum for entrepreneurs who wish to learn anywhere, anytime. The online education platform features experts presenting lectures in series modules designed to give Founders a rich learning experience, while also engaging them in lessons that will make a difference in their business today, tomorrow, and in the future. The Kauffman Founders School series modules include Powerful Presentations, Intellectual Property, Founder's Dilemmas, Entrepreneurial Selling, Entrepreneurial Marketing, Surviving the Entrepreneurial Life, Startups, and much more. © Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. Video may not be used without permission. To enter a request for permission to use, contact [email protected] This video is for educational purposes only. Please consult your lawyer for legal advice suitable to your specific needs.
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If you want to learn about Trade Secrets this video provides a brief, yet informative introduction on what Trade Secrets are, why you should protect them, how they can impact a business’s bottom line, and their importance as Intellectual Property. Learn more: http://bit.ly/2mEMvX0. The video was produced by the Global Intellectual Property Academy in conjunction with the Office of Policy and International Affairs Enforcement team.
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Patent Attorney Chris Peil of Peil Law explains what a trade secret is and why trade secrets cannot be patented. For more information visit: www.focuspdm.com or http://www.peillaw.com/
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Restore your beloved antiques and hand-me-downs to their former glory with the secret of the trade - Trade Secret! Pack includes: 4 Fill Sticks Scratch Remover Polish and Cleaner
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10 Biggest Business Secrets in the World Coca Cola, McDonald's and KFC are keeping their recipes close to their chests. Find out more about the most protected secrets in the world with All Time 10s! Music= Cyber Attack by Igor Dvorkin & Ellie Kidd Click to Subscribe.. http://bit.ly/WTVC4x Find Out About Mcdonalds in Numbers: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hiFcp-zPfaU&list=PL2EFHtV2xCe1sDXJHrNAekxoe_IxsD4Ey All Time Numbers Presents #Mcdonalds: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hiFcp-zPfaU&list=PL2EFHtV2xCe1sDXJHrNAekxoe_IxsD4Ey Where else to find All Time 10s... Facebook: http://ow.ly/3FNFR Twitter: http://ow.ly/3FNMk Minds: http://www.minds.com/Alltime10s Here are our 10 favorite videos from 2013.. Hope you have enjoyed them! :D - https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLec1lxRhYOzvM9EGqneSSWZTdn7WFlR63
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Join us on a webinar with Peter Lapp, Special Agent, Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) as he discusses the threat of economic espionage and trade secret theft. US-based companies and universities are increasingly targeted for economic espionage and trade secret theft by insiders and foreign agents. It is estimated that losses from these illegal activities are in the tens or even hundreds of billions of dollars annually to the American economy as modern technology enables bad actors to instantaneously copy and transmit information globally. The webinar will focus on best practices and real-world examples to help you recognize unlawful attempts by insiders and foreign agents to acquire trade secrets and intellectual property from your organization and what you can do to mitigate risk.
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The patent system has gone through some dramatic changes in the last decade. This conference will focus on effective patent trial and litigation strategies, as well as alternatives to patent litigation. Panelists: - James Pooley – Independent Attorney, James Pooley, PLC - Neel Chatterjee – Partner, Goodwin - Josh Lerner – Partner, Durie Tangri LLP - Ken Korea – SVP & Head of US IP Center (SV), Samsung Electronics
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In this video, we discuss licensing issues for Trademarks, Patents, Copyrights, and Trade Secrets. This video also covers different types of Trademark Licensing. This lecture will be delivered to you by Mr. Avinash Tripathi. Website: http://www.fusionlawschool.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fusionlawschool/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/FusionLawSchool Google+ : https://plus.google.com/+FusionLawSchool/
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Intellectual property can be some of the most valuable assets a business can have. In this video, I explain the different types of intellectual property, how they are created, and some of the rights you have to your intellectual property. This video is not legal advice and is not a substitute for legal counsel from a licensed attorney.
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The loss of trade secrets – ranging from proprietary formulas to confidential information to production methodologies – can have devastating impacts for a company. When there is misappropriation, in a growing number of jurisdictions a company must prove that it has taken “reasonable steps” to prevent trade secret theft or misuse. In this webinar, CREATe experts share insights from a new whitepaper: “Reasonable Steps” to Protect Trade Secrets: Leading Practices in an Evolving Legal Landscape” offering ways to put systems in place to most effectively make the case that the company has taken “reasonable steps” to protect its confidential business and technical information. Join the webinar to learn: * International, regional and national laws featuring the “reasonable steps” requirement; *The types of protections that companies have implemented – and examples of ways that trade secret protection programs have failed; *Analysis of the types of “reasonable steps” that court cases have examined in determining whether to give trade secret protection to particular material; *Examples of practical steps that companies can take to put protections in place in the eight categories that CREATe recommends for an effective trade secret protection program.
https://lawyerfightsforyou.com/misappropriation-of-trade-secrets/ Attorney Reed Bloodworth is the managing partner of Bloodworth Law with offices in Orlando, Florida and Winter Haven, Florida. Reed talks about the misappropriation of trade secrets and the loss of protection of business trade secrets. In Florida, there is a trade secrets law that protects and prohibits embezzlement or misappropriation of trade secrets and provides certain remedies for businesses and individuals. What is misappropriation? You commit misappropriation if you personally acquire a trade secret by improper means. Or, you commit misappropriation if you publish a trade secret and you know that the person who gave you the information acquired it through improper means or under circumstances where there was a duty to maintain its secrecy or limit its use. A trade secret has three characteristics: 1. It is secret 2. It confers a competitive advantage to its owner 3. It is subject to reasonable efforts to maintain its secrecy A trade secret is information including: o A formula o A pattern o A compilation o A program o A device o A method o A technique, or, o A process If you’ve had a client, a vendor, an employee, or a competitor misappropriate a trade secret, there are legal remedies available to you. Bloodworth Law handles legal disputes throughout the state from Tampa to Daytona, Miami to Pensacola. The Bloodworth Law team works with businesses, families and individuals across the state and handles business litigation, employment law representation, trust litigation, and probate litigation. Ask questions of Reed by e-mail at [email protected] To learn more about Reed Bloodworth, visit https://LawyerFightsForYou.com or call 407-777-8541. Reed is based at 224 E Marks St, Orlando, Florida, 32803, with an office located at 331 W. Central Ave., Suite 244, Winter Haven, Florida, 33880
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Our business model is very simple – we buy quality cancelled or returned orders and over-runs from six of the most respected British high street stores, JOHN LEWIS, MULTIYORK, BHS plus others and sell them directly to you at hugely discounted prices. The nature of our business also means that the stock changes constantly and that’s what is so appealing. Not only will you bag a bargain but you can also take it away the same day—no waiting 6-8 weeks for a delivery – what you see on the floor is what’s in stock for immediate collection or delivery. Our 26,000 sq ft warehouse is stocked full of beds, sofas (fabric & leather), chairs, dining tables, mattresses, bookcases, mirrors, lamps, rugs, sofa beds, coffee tables, lamps, TV units and much, much more, all at bargain prices. So, if you dream of furnishing your home in an instant with quality furniture and paying just a fraction of the price of the high street stores TRADE SECRET is the only place to visit. We are definitely worth a look! http://www.trade-secret.co.uk/ https://www.facebook.com/Trade-Secret-340952512639420/ https://twitter.com/tradesecretuk
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Conference on Trade Secrets and Algorithmic Systems November 16, 2018 This conference, sponsored by the Engelberg Center on Innovation Law & Policy and Information Law Institute, explored the increasingly important issues raised by trade secrecy protection of data-driven decision-making algorithms. Moderator: • Katherine Strandburg, NYU Law Introduction to Decision-making Algorithms: • Jeanna Matthews, Clarkson Introduction to Trade Secrecy Law and Policy: • Rochelle Dreyfuss, NYU Law Overview of Issues with Secret Algorithmic Systems: • Jason Schultz, NYU Law
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In the recent past, trade secrets were mainly governed by state law. When the DTSA took effect last year, it greatly expanded trade secret protection under federal law. What are the current options for trade secret owners, what are the differences between state and federal law, and how can companies best take advantage or protect themselves? Join Fish principals Olga May and Martina Hufnal for a detailed discussion of these issues.
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Speaker, author, and attorney Cliff Ennico presents an introduction to the complex world of patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets. Ennico is a nationally recognized expert on the legal, tax and regulatory issues facing entrepreneurs, small businesses, Internet retailers, and startup technology ventures in the United States.
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Join the Italian Embassy to China, the Centro per il Trasferimento Tecnologico Italia Cina and the China IPR SME Helpdesk for this joint session which took place on November 14 2017. This training was hosted by Mr. Elio de Tullio titled "Strategy for the Protection of Patents and Trade Secrets in China, Starting from Italian and European rights" and is given in Italian.
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http://www.starto.tv STARTO — THE show for the American Entrepreneur Security is important to startups. Learn about protecting your trade secrets from Startup Lawyer Jeffrey H. Kass with Polsinelli Shughart PC. http://www.starto.tv STARTO — THE show for the American Entrepreneur Our guest tonight is The Founder and CEO of a Startup called Full Contact, Bart Lorang Bart is a proven entrepreneur, executive and manager in the global technology industry. He is active in the startup technology community as an angel investor, strategic advisor and occasional speaker at industry events. STARTO — THE show for the American Entrepreneur http://www.starto.tv "We are in the process of discovering what crowd-funding + crowd-sourcing + the age of network intelligence means for humanity. Starto can help embolden, educate, and equip a new generation of entrepreneurs and problem solvers, and a new generation of companies. We are entering a perfect storm for innovation, one that just might rescue the global economy, and improve the quality of life for billions of people." —Eric Byler, Starto Executive Producer Social entrepreneurship expands opportunities for crowd-funding and building a customer base because consumers care about America, care about humanity, and care about the earth. The major technological challenges facing humanity have been plaguing us for decades if not hundreds of years, and they aren't being solved by existing organizations. In the 21st century, We the People will have a say about what companies get funded (see Starto Episode 2), and what goals these companies seek to achieve. Profiteers seeking to maximize profit at the expense of all else, and politicians seeking to consolidate power at the expense of all else, have proven to be a formula for disaster. What now? We can't count on a "silver bullet" to save us; we need to create a collaborative, socially responsible network that makes possible "silver buckshot." The democratization of venture capital (crowd-funding) and the democratization of media (everything on the web) are giving birth to a new American economy and a new global economy, one that can set new priorities that strive for things like the eradication of poverty, the eradication of disease, clean energy sources, and the preservation of our planet's resources. Starto.tv will do its part to inspire, inform, and equip a new generation of entrepreneurs who can, collectively, do things that no one can imagine today. Let's get to work! Bart is an amazing entrepreneur and heck of a great guy, please welcome Bart Lorang. http://www.starto.tv "We are in the process of discovering what crowd-funding + crowd-sourcing + the age of network intelligence means for humanity. Starto can help embolden, educate, and equip a new generation of entrepreneurs and problem solvers, and a new generation of companies. We are entering a perfect storm for innovation, one that just might rescue the global economy, and improve the quality of life for billions of people." —Eric Byler, Starto Executive Producer Social entrepreneurship expands opportunities for crowd-funding and building a customer base because consumers care about America, care about humanity, and care about the earth. The major technological challenges facing humanity have been plaguing us for decades if not hundreds of years, and they aren't being solved by existing organizations. In the 21st century, We the People will have a say about what companies get funded (see Starto Episode 2), and what goals these companies seek to achieve. Profiteers seeking to maximize profit at the expense of all else, and politicians seeking to consolidate power at the expense of all else, have proven to be a formula for disaster. What now? We can't count on a "silver bullet" to save us; we need to create a collaborative, socially responsible network that makes possible "silver buckshot." The democratization of venture capital (crowd-funding) and the democratization of media (everything on the web) are giving birth to a new American economy and a new global economy, one that can set new priorities that strive for things like the eradication of poverty, the eradication of disease, clean energy sources, and the preservation of our planet's resources. Starto.tv will do its part to inspire, inform, and equip a new generation of entrepreneurs who can, collectively, do things that no one can imagine today. Let's get to work!
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Protect Your Trade Secrets http://www.AscentLawFirm.com #AscentLaw Ascent Law, LLC 8833 S. Redwood Road, Suite C West Jordan, Utah 84088 (801) 676-5506 XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX I want to give special thanks to StartoTV for releasing How To Protect Your Intellectual Property & Trade Secrets. Here are some of my other favorite youtubers and their videos! Lecture 34: Trade Secrets and Protection Copyrights, Trademarks, Patents & Trade Secrets: Protecting Your Idea - How To Start A Business Understanding The 4 Types Of Intellectual Property Intellectual Property: Patents, Trademarks, and Copyright Intellectual Property: Trade Secrets How to Protect and Commercialize Intellectual Property - Entrepreneurship 101 2009/10 Trade Secrets Protecting Trade Secrets How to protect your intellectual property | WSGR Startup Basics Common Mistakes New Restaurant Owners Make PROTECTING YOUR INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY- Trademarks How To Protect Your Ideas - Patents! How to protect intellectual property of your business or startup Intellectual Property Law - Tutorial 1 - Introduction Overview of Trade Secret Law | 56 of 62 Intro to Patent Law - Jeff Schox // Startup Elements The Four Flavors of Intellectual Property: Patents, Copyright, Trademarks, and Trade Secrets Patents Copyrights and Trade Secrets What are Trade Secrets? The Michelson 20MM Foundation docstocTV docstocTV DardenMBA shaunhailey1 Kauffman FoundersSchool MaRS Entrepreneurship Programs USPTOvideo The Internicola Law Firm, P.C. This Week In Startups RestaurantOwner Howard Cohn Jay Start & Grow Your Business Sarmad Saleh - Reviewsforyoutoo Michigan Engineering Rock Health Salk Institute TonyFizzle Jason Mance Gordon Take a look at StartoTV stats and you'll understand why I am a fan. Video Url: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5t-WOvifb6c Video Title: How To Protect Your Intellectual Property & Trade Secrets Username: StartoTV Subscribers: 356 Views: 4,552 views -------------------------
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Ввожу немного в курс какую обувь и почем можно отхватить в аутлете Trade secret. В этом ролике только обувь. Он снят в разные дни посещений. Моя страница Вконтакте https://vk.com/id328385402 Инстаграм https://www.instagram.com/lena_iz_kenguryandii/
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Trade Secrets of a Trade Prince is a short story by Gavin Jurgens-Fyhrie. It's part of the World of Warcraft: Paragons series, which you can purchase here: https://www.amazon.com/World-Warcraft-Paragons-Pocket-Star-ebook/dp/B00H5SDPJS You can also read this short story on the official site here: http://media.blizzard.com/wow/lore/pdfdownload/leader-story/gallywix/gallywix-enGB.pdf Credits: Me - pretty much everything My lovely mother - Thissy Steeltack's voice An irl friend - Nessa's voice Blizzard Entertainmet: World of Warcraft, the music and most of the sound effects in the video http://www.chick-fil-a.com/Food/Menu-Detail/Chocolate-Chunk-Cookie - The Sugarpack Cookie Follow the short story's author on Twitter: https://twitter.com/GavinEtc You should probably follow me on twitter. @Teeironor
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Join attorneys from Fish & Richardson (US) and Han Kun Law Offices (China) for a series of webinars that will focus on intellectual property (IP) and related issues affecting companies with both US and Chinese assets. Our next webinar, “Comparative Review: US and China’s Trade Secret Laws,” features Fish’s Michael Zoppo and Matthew Berntsen and Han Kun’s Peng Lei. They will discuss a number of topics, including: - US trade secret law, including the Defend Trade Secrets Act and the model Uniform Trade Secrets Act - Comparable trade secret enforcement in China - Scope and nature of litigation discovery in the US and China - Case decisions in the US and China and how they differ
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Sept. 27 (Bloomberg Law) -- The lengths that TV show producers will go to in order to protect the secrecy of final episodes are legendary. Take "Breaking Bad," halfway through this final season, the actors started receiving redacted scripts; key scenes were blacked out. With "Lost," most of the actors were only told how the show would end when they gathered to film the final scene. And the script the "Sopranos" crew was given was missing the final scene altogether - some believed the series would end with Tony raking leaves. So what if the script for the Breaking Bad finale had been leaked? Could it have been legally protected as a trade secret? Law professor Christopher Sprigman explains: "Trade secret lawsuits are fairly common and the law is pretty simple. The key really, in a lot of these cases, is showing that the information is economically valuable because of the secrecy and that secrecy measures have been taken that are normally adequate to retain the secrecy. I think in both of these instances, the Breaking Bad plaintiffs, if it comes to a case, would have a pretty good shot."
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White rings caused by heat and water are amongst the most common, yet most difficult to repair touch-ups on finished furniture. Until now (or we wouldn’t have brought it up in the first place!). The Trade Secret™ White Ring Remover Marker will remove most white rings and water marks from finished wood surfaces. They disappear without stripping, refinishing or harming the finish. It can be used on varnishes, lacquers, French finishes and harder contemporary finishes. After testing in an inconspicuous area, simply apply liberally to the affected area, allow to dry for 1-2 hours and buff with a clean cloth. Reapply if necessary. Presto! That ugly eyesore that’s been the source of embarrassment is gone leaving behind the original untarnished beauty of your furniture. •Eliminate white rings caused by heat or water •No stripping, refinishing or recolouring required •Works on most finished wood (varnishes, lacquers, modern finishes and more) •California VOC compliant Music: https://www.bensound.com/royalty-free-music
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QUT Faculty of Law Intellectual Property and Innovation Law Research Program: 3D Printing: Intellectual Property and Innovation Thursday, 25 October 2018 1:00pm to 5:00pm The Edge Auditorium, State Library of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland Metal 3D Printing: Patent Law, Trade Secrets, and Additive Manufacturing Professor Matthew Rimmer, QUT Abstract As part of our ARC Discovery Project, we have created a 20,000+ database of patents classified under the category of additive manufacturing, with the help of IFI Claims Patent Services. The field of 3D printing patents was the second fastest growing field of technology in 2017 (after e-cigarettes). There has been a significant concentration of patents in the field of 3D printing, and a diversification of subject matter in terms of the patent claims. One of the emerging trends has been the rise of patents in respect of metal 3D printing. There has been significant investment in research and development in respect of metal 3D printing in the United States, Canada, the European Union, and Australia. There has been major commercial interest in the field of metal 3D printing, and significant conflict over the ownership of intellectual property (covering not only patents but also trade secrets). In 2018, Desktop Metal Inc. launched litigation against Markforged Inc. and Matiu Parangi in relation to intellectual property and metal 3D printing. As well as complaints of patent infringement, Desktop Metal Inc. has alleged that the defendants had engaged in acts of trade secret misappropriation, unfair and deceptive business practices, and breach of contract. In July 2018, a Federal Jury found that Markforged Inc. did not infringe two patents held by its rival Desktop Metal Inc. In response, Greg Mark, CEO of Markforged Inc. commented: ‘We feel gratified that the jury found we do not infringe, and confirmed that the Metal X, our latest extension of the Markforged printing platform, is based on our own proprietary Markforged technology.’ Desktop Metal commented: ‘Desktop Metal is pleased that the jury agreed with the validity of all claims in both of Desktop Metal’s patents asserted against Markforged.’ Moreover, Desktop Metal commented: ‘We are currently reviewing legal options concerning the infringement issue.’ Claims of further violations of trade secrets and contract law were debated at trial. The parties have settled their dispute on confidential terms. Drawing upon this case study, this paper considers whether 3D printing will disrupt patent law, policy, and practice. It also explores the tension between the use of trade secrets in commercial 3D printing, and the open source ethos of the Maker Movement. Biography Dr Matthew Rimmer is a Professor in Intellectual Property and Innovation Law at the Faculty of Law, at the Queensland University of Technology (QUT). He is a leader of the QUT Intellectual Property and Innovation Law research program, and a member of the QUT Digital Media Research Centre (QUT DMRC) the QUT Australian Centre for Health Law Research (QUT ACHLR), and the QUT International Law and Global Governance Research Program (QUT IP IL). Rimmer has published widely on copyright law and information technology, patent law and biotechnology, access to medicines, plain packaging of tobacco products, intellectual property and climate change, and Indigenous Intellectual Property. He is currently working on research on intellectual property, the creative industries, and 3D printing; intellectual property and public health; and intellectual property and trade, looking at the Trans-Pacific Partnership, the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership, and the Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, and the Trade in Services Agreement. His work is archived at QUT ePrints SSRN Abstracts Bepress Selected Works.
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R. Mark Halligan (Fisherbroyles, LLP) and John Ford (Sienna Group, LLC) discuss the Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 and its impact on the protection of trade secret intellectual property. Get more information at http://www.thetso.com
Views: 681 Trade Secret Office
Merits defenses - as opposed to affirmative defenses - are defenses that directly challenge the claims at issue. In trade secret cases, there are exactly two merits defenses: (1) The information at issue is not a trade secret and (2) We did not misappropriate it. In this discussion, Fort Lauderdale, Florida trade secret lawyer Jonathan Pollard discusses how to establish that the information at issue is not a trade secret. Jonathan Pollard has a national practice in non-compete and trade secret litigation. For more information, visit www.pollardllc.com.
Views: 820 Jonathan Pollard