Trade Secret Issues and Trends in the Life Sciences Industry

Hosted By: Fenwick

Join Fenwick partners Robert Counihan and Jedediah Wakefield, along with Andrea Michelle Castetter of Eli Lilly and Company (Information and Digital Solutions, Cyber Security, Privacy, and Trade Secret Counsel/Assistant General Patent Counsel) for a discussion on trade secret protection and misappropriation in life sciences companies. The discussion will explore, among other topics:

  1. Best Practices when Protecting Your Company from Trade Secret Claims
    • How to protect your information
    • Specific protections to take when hiring and deploying talent
    • Steps to take when your employees join a competitor
    • Key considerations in agreements with business partners
  2. Best Practices when Enforcing Trade Secrets
    • Lessons learned when enforcing civil claims
    • Recent developments in criminal enforcement