Trade Secret


FH+H lawyers have decades of experience representing both companies and employees in all aspects of trade secret protection and enforcement.

Services + Solutions

Our Trade Secret team can help clients:

  • Identify trade secrets, determine appropriate protection strategies, and protect trade secrets in litigation.
  • Provide guidance and input on when it makes more business sense to maintain IP as a trade secret, and when other protective measures (such as patents) are more appropriate.
  • Provide guidance and assistance drafting subcontracts, joint venture agreements, employment agreements, and non-disclosure agreements to protect valuable trade secrets.
  • Assert and protect trade secrets in and outside of litigation.

Experience + Capabilities

FH+H attorneys:

  • Have represented clients in trade secret litigation in courts and arbitrations throughout the country.
  • Have assisted clients in protecting their trade secrets in both commercial and governmental settings.
  • Help clients protect their trade secrets against the departure of key personnel and inadvertent disclosures.

Success + Clients

Note: Case results depend on a variety of unique factors and do not guarantee or predict similar results for future cases.

  • Successfully defended a large manufacturing company in the military sector against nine-figure claims of trademark infringement.
  • Assisted clients in recovering trade secret material from disgruntled or departed employees.
  • Protected client trade secrets in both government and commercial contracts.
  • Successfully prevented competitors from using client trade secrets, including client lists and other valuable internal documents and information.
  • Defended a large online advertising company against a coalition of major news websites in an action involving trade secrets, copyright, trademarks, and unfair competition.

To learn more about how FH+H lawyers can help with your trade secret needs, please contact one of our professionals