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FisherBroyles partner Chris Pey quoted in the Wall Street Journal in its coverage of the US/EU beef hormone trade dispute

FisherBroyles partner Chris Pey was quoted in the Wall Street Journal in its coverage of the US/EU beef hormone trade dispute. Mr. Pey represented the makers of Roquefort cheese as they try to convince the US Trade Representative to not select them for retaliatory tariffs in the beef hormone dispute. “It is going to hurt [...]

FisherBroyles Partner, R Mark Halligan, to speak in BrightTALK Webinar, “Update on the Defend Trade Secrets Act: Recent Cases and Emerging Issues”

On November 3, 2016 at 12 pm/noon (Eastern), FisherBroyles’ Partner, R Mark Halligan, will speak on an “Update on the Defend Trade Secrets Act: Recent Cases and Emerging Issues” — a BrightTALK 90-minute Webinar panel discussion along Mark Krotoski; Linda Stevens; Peter Toren. This Webinar will discuss the Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 provides [...]

Halligan presents “Trade Secrets: Strategies for Understanding and Litigating a DTSA Cause of Action”

Watch presentation featuring FisherBroyles Partner, Mark Halligan, "Trade Secrets — Strategies for Understanding & Litigating a DTSA Cause of Action." This presentation offers in-depth discussion and update on the federal Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 that became effective on May 11, 2016 including a review of the key provisions of the DTSA and the [...]

FisherBroyles Partner R. Mark Halligan to speak at PLI’s Trade Secrets 2016: What Every IP Attorney Should Know

September 28, 2016 — FisherBroyles Partner, R. Mark Halligan, will be speaking at PLI’s Trade Secrets 2016: What Every IP Attorney Should Know on 11/1 at the New York Conference Center. What You Will Learn: Understand recent legal developments and trends Learn the latest about new legislation concerning trade secrets in the United States, including the Defend Trade Secrets [...]

Goodale to Speak with Assistant Secretary of Commerce in Important Webinar

Geoffrey Goodale, a Partner in the Washington, DC office of FisherBroyles and Chair of the ABA Section of International Law’s Export Controls and Economic Sanctions Committee, will be speaking in a webinar on “Export Controls Developments:  Hot Buttons & Compliance Issues in 2016 and Beyond” with Kevin Wolf, the Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Export [...]

Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016: Whistleblower Policies Must Be Updated

The Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 signed into law by President Obama on May 11, 2016, creates a private civil cause of action for trade secret misappropriation. This means that there will now be more cases filed in federal court with new provisions that include the right to seek ex parte seizure orders as [...]