Employee Mobility and Trade Secrets

The dramatic rise in employee movement between companies, coupled with the ability to effortlessly transfer large quantities of data, has made it more difficult than ever to safeguard some of a company’s greatest assets: your intellectual property and trade secrets. We can help.

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Client Successes

Represented Zynga in multiple high-profile trade secret disputes, including the largest trade secret case in the history of social gaming

Advised Activision in the high-profile “Modern Warfare” employee mobility case stemming from the departure of 42 video-game employees to Electronic Arts

Represented KPMG Canada and KPMG US in dismissing a trade secrets case brought by a plaintiff who worked as a consultant for Manitoba Hydro, an electric power and natural gas utility

Helping Clients Protect their Most Valuable Data

We help clients identify and protect their valuable confidential data, and aggressively prosecute and defend against cases of alleged data theft. With an impressive record of wins at all levels of the judicial system and in numerous jurisdictions, we work relentlessly to deliver results.

A Unique Employee Mobility and Trade Secrets Practice

  • We have counseled clients ranging from startups to Fortune 50 companies on all aspects of data protection and recovery, providing tailored data protection strategies and procedures.
  • We are experienced trial lawyers who regularly represent plaintiffs and defendants in cases before judges, juries, and arbitrators, and handle matters on appeal.
  • With experienced trade secrets lawyers in Asia, Europe, and North America, our team is uniquely situated to assist clients with these matters wherever they do business.

Industry Recognition

  • Recognized as the Labor & Employment Firm of the Year by Legal 500
  • Awarded the Excellence Award in Labor and Employment by Chambers USA