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One size does not fit all: protecting trade secrets when drafting employment agreements

Reposted from Intellectual Property and Technology News, Issue 11, Q3 2011 ARTICLE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND TECHNOLOGY NEWS Darius C. Gambino  Tiffany Nichols  By Darius C. Gambino and Tiffany Nichols When companies form legal strategies to protect their IP assets and trade secrets, employment agreements are an essential part of the overall structure. Today’s work force is increasingly specialized, … Continue Reading

EMEA’s June/July Trademarks and Design Newsletter

NEWS Costa Rica: Ratification of Hague Apostille Convention Greece: New Draft Trademark Law to Be Submitted to Parliament New Zealand: Changes to New Zealand Designs Practice Portugal: Creation of a Specialized Court of Intellectual Property, The IP Court CASE LAW CA Paris, Pôle 5 ch. 2, April 1st, 2011, Sté Elytel v/ Sté Univers Poche … Continue Reading

Social Media & Fashion

By Ann K. Ford, Kiran Gore, & Debbie Rosenbaum Reposted from Law A La Mode’s Summer Edition It is clear that social media is changing the communications landscape. Therefore, forward-thinking companies across the globe are embracing social networking websites and blogs to build brands, cultivate customers, research products, and improve global business management.  However, few … Continue Reading

Emotional intelligence: Driving Success in Today’s Business Environment

Reposted from the latest version of our Intellectual Property and Technology newsletter (Q1, 2011) (PDF here).  Also available at DLA Piper’s website. The legal profession has long revered individuals who demonstrate high intelligence and strong technical competence. In recent years, however, there has been growing recognition that another critical part of professional success is emotional intelligence, … Continue Reading

Winter/Spring Q1, 2011 IPT Newsletter

  Our team just released the latest version of our Intellectual Property and Technology newsletter (Q1, 2011) (PDF here). Download our latest edition of this newsletter for articles on these topics and more: Reprocessing and resale of single use medical devices: a multinational view Current developments in the trilateral patent offices Your own dot com: ICANN … Continue Reading