Webcast: 'Trade secrets' directive: what it means for companies

Information that is kept confidential by companies in order to preserve a competitive advantage is called a 'trade secret'. A new directive covers its protection.

In April 2016, the European Parliament adopted the directive proposal of the European Parliament and of the Council on the protection of undisclosed know-how and business information (trade secrets) against their unlawful acquisition, use and disclosure.

P. Partoune, legal advisor at Cogitus, describes what it's about and what it means for companies. (language : French) 

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