Skip to content

274BT Law of Trade Secrets and Restrictive Covenants (2)

Lecture - 2 units.  This course focuses on the law of trade secrets, including the Defend Trade Secret Act (DTSA), the Uniform Trade Secret Act (UTSA), restrictive covenants and covenants not to compete, and current case law developments in the areas of employee mobility and raids, and corporate espionage.  There is also discussion of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act and computer forensics. 

Prerequisites: Prior coursework in Property, Torts, Evidence and Contracts is recommended.
Final Assessment: Exam
Classroom Policies (Professor is expected to elaborate on syllabus):
  • This course has an attendance policy.
  • This course has a participation policy. 
  • This course has a no-laptop policy.

This course was offered:

  • Fall 2017
    • Kurt Kappes
  • Fall 2015
    • Kurt Kappes
  • Spring 2015
    • Kurt Kappes
  • Fall 2013
    • Kurt Kappes