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Table of State Laws Governing Protection of Undisclosed Information and Listing of State Adoptions of the Uniform Trade Secrets Act

Year of current version:2010
Date of Text (Published):January 1, 2010
Type of Text:IP Legal Literature
Subject Matter:Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
Notes:Misappropriation of a trade secret may give rise to a remedy under common law. Protection of undisclosed information is governed by the common law or statutory law of individual states. This document lists the state laws that apply as well as the states that have adopted the Uniform Trade Secrets Act, a model law developed by the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws.
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WIPO Lex No.:US197

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