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Trade Secret Remedies

Learn about remedies available to a prevailing trade secret owner, including injunctive and monetary relief.


Under the UTSA, a trade secret owner may obtain injunctive relief against actual or threatened misappropriation. A prevailing owner may also be entitled to money damages. Attorney’s fees are limited to cases involving the losing party’s bad faith or willful conduct. The federal EEA defines criminal penalties for misappropriation, including fees and imprisonment.

I.              Injunctive Relief

A trade secret owner who...