The following is a video discussion on defending Florida misappropriation of trade secrets claims. The discussion provides an overview of defending claims under the Florida Uniform Trade Secrets Act and common defense strategies. Specifically, this discussion addresses using aggressive discovery requests to force the plaintiff to identify the alleged trade secrets at issue, dealing with vague trade secret allegations (e.g. business methods, customer information, system architecture), the governing legal standards, strategies for winning dismissal, recent trends in trade secret litigation and other relevant topics.
Jonathan Pollard is a trial lawyer and litigator based in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He focuses his practice on competition, particularly cases involving non-compete, trade secret and antitrust disputes and represents clients in Florida and throughout the country. He is licensed in all Florida federal and state courts and routinely represents clients in Fort Lauderdale, Miami, West Palm Beach, Fort Myers, Tampa, Orlando, Jacksonville, and beyond. His office can be reached at 954-332-2380.