Partner Dan Shores will participate in a panel organized by the Massachusetts Biotechnology Council (MassBio) titled "Are Your Trade Secrets Walking Out The Door?" on February 5, 2020, in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Dan and other experts will discuss the increasingly important field of trade secret law in the Defend Trade Secrets Act era, and provide guidance on how to protect your trade secrets and to maximize their value. They will cover cutting-edge trade secret litigation, the important considerations around whether to seek patent or trade secret protection for your invention, the impact of the Defend Trade Secrets Act on the value of trade secrets, and the future role of trade secrets in biotech and biopharma.
MassBio is a not-for-profit organization founded in 1985 that represents and provides services and support for the world’s leading life sciences supercluster. It is committed to advancing Massachusetts' leadership in the life sciences to grow the industry, add value to the healthcare system, and improve patient lives. Representing 1,200+ biotechnology companies, academic institutions, disease foundations, and other organizations involved in life sciences and healthcare, MassBio leverages its unparalleled network of innovative companies and industry thought leaders to advance policy and promote education, while providing member programs, events, industry information, and services.