IP & Management Control Director
With the new EU Directive 2016/943 coming into force in the different EU countries, companies have to adapt their internal guidelines and procedures regarding Trade Secrets. Many corporations have followed US guidelines till now. How to address this change from US to EU directives in an effective way is a challenge we are currently facing. Moreover, corporations should also focus on proof of ownership of the Trade Secrets, a relevant issue when it comes to litigation about the same.