Thomas Woods, Partner, Stoel Rives LLP to Speak at TKG’s National Developments in Trade Secret Misappropriation LIVE Webcast

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https://www.theknowledgegroup.org/webcasts/trade-secret-misappropriation/

About Thomas Woods:
Tom Woods is a complex civil litigator with multiparty, mass tort and class action litigation experience. He represents corporate and individual clients in state and federal courts, and at arbitration, in cases involving a range of issues including: real estate and financial services disputes; breaches of contract; breaches of fiduciary duties and duties of loyalty; misappropriation of trade secrets; fraud; negligence; contractual and equitable indemnity; unfair, unlawful and fraudulent business practices; and shareholder derivative claims. Tom’s corporate clients span industries from lenders to loan servicers, to medical device and household product manufacturers.

About Stoel Rives LLP:
Stoel Rives is a leading U.S. corporate and litigation law firm. One of the largest national firms focused on energy, natural resources, climate change and the environment, Stoel Rives also serves the agribusiness, food and beverage, health care, life sciences, and technology industries. With more than 350 attorneys operating out of 10 offices in seven states and the District of Columbia, Stoel Rives is a leader in regulatory and compliance matters, and business, labor and employment, intellectual property, land use, and real estate development and construction law.

Event Synopsis:
Trade secrets are among the most valuable assets for businesses. Because of their significance, corporations have continued to increase protections over their confidential materials, and the legal landscape has evolved, including passage of the federal Defend Trade Secrets Act. However, misappropriation cases still abound.

Amidst the evolving legal landscape, it is imperative that companies and their counsel understand the latest developments to prevent against the risks of trade secret misappropriation. Understanding appropriate strategies for litigating cases and maximizing or minimizing damages is also of paramount importance.

In this LIVE Webcast, trade secret experts Christopher DeBaere (Hoffman Alvary & Company LLC) and Thomas Woods (Stoel Rives LLP) will offer a discussion on how businesses can effectively protect their trade secrets and, thus, manage misappropriation risks. Speakers will also offer practical strategies in bringing out the best in these lawsuits considering notable cases.

Key topics include:
− Recent Legal Developments
− Notable Cases
− Managing Top Trade Secret Misappropriation Risks
− Damages – Key Issues
− Litigation Strategies

About The Knowledge Group
The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register to an event, please visit: http://theknowledgegroup.org/.