The Corporate Counsel Committee of the Federal Circuit Bar Association (FCBA) will be offering a webcast entitled "Trade Secrets -- A Primer For Practitioners" on December 4, 2015 from 12:00 to 1:00 pm (EST). Charles Matson, Senior Counsel – Innovation, Procter & Gamble will moderate a panel consisting of R. Mark Halligan of FisherBroyles, LLP; David Simon, Senior Vice President of Intellectual Property, Salesforce; and Thomas A. Stevens, Corporate Counsel – Intellectual Property, DuPont. The panel will cover the basics of trade secret law, enforcement of trade secrets both in civil and criminal courts, pending federal legislation on the civil enforcement of trade secrets, and practical thoughts and considerations in deciding to patent or keep an idea as a trade secret as well as prevent trade secret theft.
The registration fee for the webinar is $125 (non-member private practitioner), $50 (non-member government/academic/retired), or free (FCBA member). Those interested in registering for the webinar, can do so here.