Texas Jumps On The Uniform Trade Secrets Act Bandwagon
June 11, 2013, 12:33 PM EDT
Law360, New York (June 11, 2013, 12:33 PM EDT) -- On May 3, 2013, Texas Gov. Rick Perry signed Senate Bill 953, making Texas the 48th state to adopt some version of the Uniform Trade Secrets Act. The Texas Uniform Trade Secrets Act (TUTSA) clarifies Texas law regarding trade secret protection and codifies specific remedies for businesses seeking to protect their confidential and proprietary information.
By clarifying the scope of trade secret protections under Texas law and defining the remedies available for misappropriation, TUTSA provides Texas attorneys with a single source of authority for protecting clients’...