Perhaps now more than ever, businesses rely heavily on confidential and proprietary information, including protectable trade secrets, to compete in the global marketplace. A trade secret is an essential form of intellectual property, the economic value of which is contingent upon the information remaining a secret. Businesses of every size derive independent economic value and a competitive advantage from a diverse range of trade secrets.
Join us on Thursday, December 6 for a discussion about how to identify, protect, and maximize the value of your trade secrets. Our distinguished panel will lead an informative discussion regarding a wide range of subjects within this growing area of law, on both the civil and criminal sides, including:
Panelists will include:
Sharon Sandeen, Robins Kaplan LLP Distinguished Professor in Intellectual Property Law and Director of IP Institute, Mitchell Hamline School of Law
Matt Doscotch, Chief IP Counsel, LivaNova PLC
Eric Yaffe, Gray Plant Mooty
Dean Eyler, Gray Plant Mooty
Frank Sciremammano, Gray Plant Mooty
Registration: 7:30-7:45 a.m. (CST)
Program: 7:45-9:00 a.m. (CST)
Gray Plant Mooty
500 IDS Center
80 South Eighth Street
Minneapolis, MN 55402
Gray Plant Mooty is recognized as one of the leading corporate law firms in Minnesota and one of the top franchise firms in the world. Our roots go back to 1866. Today, we are a full-service firm with nearly 180 attorneys and offices in Minneapolis and St. Cloud, Minnesota; Washington, D.C.; and Fargo, North Dakota.