Trade Secrets: How to Protect Them and What to Do if They Are Disclosed ("Minnesota Law, Presented by Moss & Barnett")

In an increasingly competitive and high-tech world, especially with so many individuals in job transitions, litigation over the theft of trade secrets is on the rise. Matthew Kostolnik explores the concept of what a trade secret is, how employers can protect trade secrets, and what types of job-related information employees can take with them to a new employer. Lawsuits involving trade secrets are often fought with great intensity as the stakes are huge for both sides.