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Oct 09, 2015

Who Should Start/Sit in my Fantasy League: Ask Draft Kings’ Employees

Fantasy sports have long been a detriment to employers.  Instead of your employees doing their TPS reports (name that movie), they are checking whether Andrew Luck is out for the game or asking the internet “experts” whether to start or sit Demarco Murray versus the Saints (hint: sit all Eagles in the first half if possible).  » Read More

Jan 11, 2012

New Jersey Enacts “Trade Secrets Act”

On January 9, 2012, New Jersey joined 46 other states and the District of Columbia by adopting a new law modeled on the Uniform Trade Secrets Act.  The Act extends statutory protection against the misappropriation of trade secrets.

Under the Act, “misappropriation” means either (1) the acquisition of a trade secret of another by a person who knows or has reason to know that the trade secret was acquired by improper means or (2) disclosure of a trade secret without the consent of the owner of the trade secret. » Read More