The Knowledge Group
The Knowledge Group

Dr. Pallavi Seth, Principal with The Brattle Group, to Speak at The Knowledge Group’s Trade Secrets Theft Uprising: What You Should Know and Do

Dr. Pallavi Seth, Principal with The Brattle Group, to Speak at The Knowledge Group’s Trade Secrets Theft Uprising: What You Should Know and Do for Your Company’s Protection Live Webcast.

New York, NY, October 24, 2018 --( The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Dr. Pallavi Seth, Principal with The Brattle Group, 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 webcast is scheduled for November 7, 2018 from 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm, Eastern Time.

For further details, please visit:

About Dr. Pallavi Seth

Dr. Pallavi Seth has extensive experience in the areas of intellectual property and economic policy. Her industry expertise includes high-tech and consumer products such as semiconductors, flash memory devices, liquid crystal display panels, smartphones, computers, medical devices, and automobiles.

Dr. Seth is a testifying expert in Section 337 investigations at the U.S. International Trade Commission. Recently, in Clidinium Bromide (337-TA-1109), she assisted counsel for Virtus Pharmaceuticals and ECI Pharmaceuticals by testifying on economic domestic industry and economic injury. She recently also testified in Thermoplastic-Encapsulated Electric Motors (337-TA-1073) on public interest. Dr. Seth has significant experience in evaluating economic injury from misappropriation of trade secrets. In Crawler Cranes (337-TA-887), she assisted counsel for Complainant Manitowoc in evaluating the extent to which misappropriation of trade secrets by the Respondent had caused injury to the domestic industry.

About The Brattle Group

Brattle provides the advantageous combination of deep institutional knowledge and diverse industry experience with rigorous and innovative financial, accounting, and economic analysis.

Economists at Brattle are thought leaders in the area of Section 337 litigation with several publications that apply economic principals to policy objectives to further clarify how the ITC can further its intellectual property policy objectives.


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:
The Knowledge Group
Thomas LaPointe, Jr., Executive Director
Therese Lumbao, Director
Account Management & Member Services