On 17 August EUIPO released a report examining the current level of trade secrets litigation, as well as the profiles of the parties involved and the courts dealing with trade secrets matters.

The study itself covers all 28 EU Member States and contains a mapping of the current national legal systems for the protection of trade secrets, competent courts and procedures in place, including remedies against the unlawful acquisition, use or disclosure of trade secrets.

Find further information and the link to the full text of the study, here.

Classification: 
Confidentiality
Enforcement
Infringement
IP in Business
Management

Source: IPR Helpdesk News
EUIPO report: The Baseline of Trade Secrets Litigation in the EU