LOS ANGELES – April 17, 2020 – Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP released Episode 21 of the Trade Secret Law Evolution Podcast, “Quarantine Edition – Subject Matter Jurisdiction under the Defend Trade Secrets Act, Distinguishing Trade Secrets from Other Stolen Information, and ‘Indirect’ Misappropriation.”
In Episode 21, Greenberg Traurig Shareholder Jordan D. Grotzinger discusses a recent District Court interpretation of subject matter jurisdiction under the Defend Trade Secrets Act, pleading misappropriation without establishing that all stolen information constitutes a trade secret, and how to plead “indirect” misappropriation.
This episode and full catalog of recorded episodes are approved for CA self-study CLE credit.
The Trade Secret Law Evolution Podcast is designed to help business leaders, in-house counsel, and entrepreneurs stay current on trade secret law, to help them protect their companies’ most valuable assets. Each episode addresses recent developments in the law and concludes with key takeaways. The podcast is available on the Greenberg Traurig website, as well as on Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, and Spotify.
The Trade Secret Law Evolution Podcast was created by Grotzinger, who co-chairs Greenberg Traurig’s Los Angeles Litigation Practice. Grotzinger is a business trial lawyer focusing on trade secret law, consumer class action defense, financial services, and entertainment litigation in federal and state courts.
Links to select prior episodes:
- What Constitutes a Trade Secret, the Meaning of Misappropriation, and Uniform Trade Secret Act ‘Preemption.
- Trade Secret Identification, Irreparable Harm and More
- Sovereign Immunity from Trade Secret Theft and What Courts Consider When Ruling on Trade Secret Status
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has approximately 2,200 attorneys in 41 locations in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. GT has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, diversity, and innovation, and is consistently among the largest firms in the U.S. on the Law360 400 and among the Top 20 on the Am Law Global 100. Web: www.gtlaw.com Twitter: @GT_Law.