A trade secret is any method or apparatus that you use in your business that provides you with a competitive advantage. It’s your secret sauce, your special method or your proprietary formula that no one else has. It makes your business unique. The proprietary information must be kept secret so that it is difficult to acquireÂ except by improper means. And a trade secret can last forever, if properly protected by a business.
We help you identify and maintain your business’s trade secrets. We can assist you set up a system for keeping your trade secrets secret, help you police and enforce your trade secret rights, and advise you regarding the protection of your customer and vendor information, ideas and production methods.