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A California trade secret lawyer can help you better understand how to protect your valuable trade secret assets under California law. Well there is some difference between the various state laws, many states have adopted the uniform trade secrets act which standardizes many of the trade secret legal principles.

What is a trade secret? It is something of value to your company that provides business advantage and is not generally known outside your company. While a patent is published, a trade secret is kept under lock and key. A trade secret can not be publicly known. In order for something to qualify as a trade secret, you must treat it as a secret within your company. A small business attorney can help companies create a trade secret program within a legal budget that makes sense.

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