In The Press July 01, 2020

Remote Work Presents Risks to Proprietary Information (BenefitsPro)

Legal protection of trade secrets under both the Uniform Trade Secrets Act (UTSA) and the federal Defense of Trade Secrets Act (DTSA) depends on whether a company takes “reasonable measures” to safeguard the secrecy of the information. With millions of American workers hastily shifting to a remote-work arrangement during the pandemic, employers must be mindful of the risks to proprietary information presented by this changed work environment advises Goodwin Employment partner Koray Bulut. Read the by-line in BenefitsPro here.