Protecting Trade “Secrets” Creates Economic Growth

Commerce Magazine


In the June 2019 edition of Commerce Magazine covering the increased need for companies to protect their trade secrets, Wilentz Shareholder and technology attorney Brett R. Harris discusses efforts to help ensure that businesses enjoy the full benefits of innovative technologies in light of recent changes in New Jersey law on employee rights to ownership of employee inventions. Ms. Harris also considers developments created by independent contractors in the context of modern workforce dynamics driven by the explosion of the gig economy.

The article "Protecting Trade “Secrets” Creates Economic Growth" was originally published in the June 2019 Issue of Commerce Magazine and is reprinted here with permission.