TITLE

DEALING WITH Trade Secrets

AUTHOR(S)
Schneider, Scott D.
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Hospitality Upgrade;Spring2006, p140
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the increasing importance of trade secrets in the rapidly flourishing companies in the U.S. It mentions the criteria issued by the Uniform Trade Secrets Act of the U.S., that forbids improper acquisition of trade secrets of a company. It also informs about several guidelines that can be followed to protect trade secrets, which includes confidentiality, conducting of exit interviews and to inform the employees regarding their responsibility to secure information.
ACCESSION #
27070863

 

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