• Court Shifts Balance Between Trade Secrets and Public Interest
  • August 1, 2006 | Author: Joseph S. Belichick
  • Law Firm: Fenwick & West LLP - Mountain View Office
  • Are all trade secrets equally deserving of relevant discovery to enforce their protection? Not if the confidential business information is sufficiently "newsworthy," and thus infused with public interest, according to a recent decision by the Sixth District of the California Court of Appeal.