Arnstein & Lehr Partner Authors Article on Defend Trade Secrets Act
Arnstein & Lehr LLP intellectual property partner Joseph Kuo authored an article, "Defend Trade Secrets Act Signed Into Law."
On May 11, 2016, the DTSA of 2016 was unanimously passed in the Senate and ratified in the House by a vote of 410-2. Mr. Kuo explains that the DTSA is an addition to the Economic Espionage Act (18 U.S.C. §1831 et seq.), the 1996 federal criminal trade secrets statute. In the article, he further describes what a trade secret is, what the DTSA provides, and a number of important provisions of the DTSA.