Navigating trade secrets and the law
How to Identify, Monitor and Protect confidential business information
This is the first in a series of articles on the importance of confidential information and trade secrets to every business (large or small). Throughout the series we will look at what practical steps you should take to protect your most valuable information and how the law can help to maintain your competitive advantage. June 2023 marks the 5th anniversary of the implementation deadline of the Trade Secrets Directive so it’s a good time to reflect on how the landscape has changed since the EU introduced measures to harmonise trade secrets law across Europe.