Trade Secret & Appropriation

Understanding how intellectual property is classified and the associated laws is extremely important to business owners.  Like real property and personal property, intellectual property provides the rights holder with certain exclusive rights.  In general, intellectual property does not protect ideas in the abstract, but ideas fixed in some form.  The general policy presumption with intellectual property […]

In this article, attorney Andrew Connors reviews trade secret law in Virginia as applied to software and other computer applications.