Monthly Archives: December 2018

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New Trade Secret and Noncompete Laws

State legislatures have been busy enacting or considering new laws governing trade secrets and noncompete agreements, including Colorado, Idaho, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Utah, Vermont, and Washington.  It may be time to blow the dust off your form agreements and confer with intellectual property (IP) counsel to see [...]

By | 2019-10-02T14:28:34+00:00 December 17th, 2018|

Beggs & Lane Welcomes Matthew P. Massey

Beggs & Lane is pleased to announce that Matthew P. Massey has joined the firm as an associate in the Pensacola office, where his practice will focus on commercial litigation, business disputes, professional malpractice, and white collar criminal defense. Prior to joining the firm, Matthew served as an Assistant United [...]

By | 2019-02-13T17:22:26+00:00 December 7th, 2018|

New Canada Trademark Laws Affecting U.S. Brand Owners

As global trade and multinational business grow, worldwide trademark protection has become extremely important.  Canada is or may become a vital market for many U.S. brand owners, and vice versa. Brand owners should be aware that the Government of Canada is in the process of implementing a major overhaul of [...]

By | 2019-01-04T16:48:31+00:00 December 4th, 2018|