Leiza Dolghih, Jason Blackstone to Present Webinar on Patents and Trade Secrets
Dallas, Texas (November 5, 2019) - Dallas Partners Leiza Dolghih and Jason Blackstone will conduct a webinar on November 13, 2019 titled “Protecting Your Best Ideas: Patents or Trade Secrets or Both?” at 8 AM PT/11 AM ET.
Ms. Dolghih and Mr. Blackstone will discuss the differences between patents and trade secrets, and the best strategies for maximizing the value of your IP investment. They will discuss the differences between obtaining patents and maintaining trade secrets status, the cons and pros of both, and cover the latest developments in patent and trade secret law. They will also address what factors influence the decision on obtaining patents versus maintaining information as a trade secret, and how some leading technology companies such as Apple, Tesla, and Google have approached the patent versus trade secrets decision.
Ms. Dolghih is a co-chair of Lewis Brisbois’ Trade Secrets & Non-Compete Disputes Practice and focuses her practice on prosecuting and defending misappropriation of trade secrets and breaches of non-compete and non-solicitation agreements.
Mr. Blackstone is a member of Lewis Brisbois’ Intellectual Property & Technology Practice and is a registered patent attorney experienced in all aspects of intellectual property.