Speaking Engagement

Addressing Trade Secret Misappropriation in the International Context

The Association of Women in International Trade (WIIT)

13 Sep 2016 04:00 p.m. - 06:00 p.m.

Morrison & Foerster
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Washington, DC 20006-1888

The Association of Women in International Trade (WIIT) is holding a panel discussion with legal and policy experts from government and private sector about the protection of trade secrets in the international context. The panelists will discuss proceedings to address trade secret misappropriation at the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC), implications of the new Defend Trade Secrets Act, differences between ITC and district court trade secret cases, the nature of the injury analysis in trade secret misappropriation cases, and actions U.S. companies should consider to protect their trade secrets from misappropriation abroad.


  • Jeffrey Hsu | Supervisory Attorney, Office of Unfair Imports, U.S. International Trade Commission
  • Mark Whitaker | Partner, Morrison & Foerster
  • Krista Holt | President and CEO, GreatBridge Consulting, Inc.
  • Bryan Wilson | Partner, Morrison & Foerster
  • Lynn Levine | Senior of Counsel, Morrison & Foerster



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