Invariably someone new to the considerations of intellectual property will ask - "What exactly is a trade secret"
Trade secrets are sometimes described as an alternative to patents for protecting an invention --- but only for some inventions, and only if the owners take certain actions. Inaccurate or out-of-date “folklore” about trade secrets is widespread. We can advise you on whether your invention could be defensible as a trade secret and what protective measures to take. So yes, there are some "Myths" about trade secrets... read more