The legal protection of trade secrets is a desirable objective for the law to pursue and requires improvement through the implementation of new civil and criminal law measures. This report recommends the creation of two new statutory torts to protect the plaintiff who is without an agreement that is governed by the general law of contract. The first tort is aimed at industrial espionage in relation to trade secrets and would make the acquisition of […]
|AREA OF LAW||Property|
|TAGS||confidence, disclosure, fiduciary, freedom, patent, privacy, tort, trade secret|
Draft statute adopted by Uniform Law Conference of Canada, Victoria, BC, August 1987.
July 1, 1986