Course Description

601:664. TRADE SECRETS (2) S


LE 24

This is a skills course that will focus on the protection of trade secrets. The course will start with a focus on how the law defines and values trade secrets. It will then explore the different ways in which a trade secret may be protected. The bulk of the class will focus on litigating a hypothetical trade secret case, from the pleading stage through to trial. The hypothetical case will borrow from actual trials, including the first jury trial held under the Federal Defend Trade Secrets Act. Grades will be based on performance of the exercises and other class participation.