New York, NY, October 19, 2018 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Abraham Skoff, Partner and Co-Chair of the Litigation Practice at Moses & Singer LLP, will speak at The Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “Trade Secrets Theft Uprising: What You Should Know and Do for Your Company’s Protection.” This event is scheduled for November 7, 2018 from 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm, Eastern Time.
For further details, please visit: https://www.theknowledgegroup.org/webcasts/trade-secrets-theft-uprising/
About Abraham Skoff
Abraham Y. (Avi) Skoff is Co-chair of Moses & Singer's Litigation practice and has over twenty-five years’ experience in practicing law, including involvement in a number of major, newsworthy cases. He served as Assistant U.S. Attorney and Deputy Chief of the Civil Division, U.S. Attorney's Office, Eastern District of New York, and has litigated cases in courts throughout the country. Avi focuses his practice on complex civil litigation. He is an experienced trial lawyer and has significant experience in an unusually broad range of practice areas, including unfair competition, restrictive covenants and trade secrets. Avi has represented parties before the Judicial Panel on Multi- District Litigation and coordinated the defense of nationwide class action claims. He recently obtained key injunctive relief under the newly enacted Defense of Trade Secrets Acts. He is admitted in New York and New Jersey and has a national practice. Avi is rated AV Preeminent™ by Martindale-Hubbell and has been listed in New York Super Lawyers® since 2006.
About Moses & Singer LLP
Moses & Singer has a reputation for cutting edge, hands-on representation, integrity and the highest quality legal work, established over the many years since the firm was founded by Henry Moses and Henry Singer in 1919, to serve both Public National Bank and their private clients. The firm has played a central role in landmark cases and major transactions ever since, and is known for skill, creativity and aggressiveness, in representing banks, institutions and corporations, closely held businesses, start-ups, entrepreneurs, individuals and families, in a wide range of industries, transactions, disputes and counseling. Moses & Singer is known for providing the close attention and direct involvement of its key partners to client matters, which can result in cost effective, result-oriented representation, and aggressive, highly effective, focused problem solving and legal representation.
According to U.S. officials, intellectual property (IP) theft, which includes stolen trade secrets, costs the U.S. economy an estimate of $225 to $600 billion annually. For a business with trade secret as its significant competitive edge against competitors, trade secrets theft can be particularly damaging. Theft cases are fast-growing and with the continuous evolution of technology that may compromise privacy, maintaining confidentiality of trade secrets poses a wide array of challenges.
To help deter trade secrets theft, companies should proactively protect these key assets by keeping themselves abreast of recent technological protection trends and current regulatory and legislative developments.
A panel of key thought leaders and practitioners will offer a discussion of the fundamentals as well as updates regarding the latest and significant issues surrounding trade secret protection. Speakers will also provide the audience with practical strategies in avoiding common trade secrets theft pitfalls and risk issues.
Key topics include:
- Trade Secrets Theft: Recent Trends
- Regulatory and Legislative Developments
- Notable Cases
- Common Pitfalls and Risk Issues
- Best Strategies to Protect Trade Secrets
- What Lies Ahead
About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register for an event, please visit: http://theknowledgegroup.org/