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Inga Klimašauskienė on business secrets and their legal regulation

Attorney-at-law Inga Klimašauskienė read a practical lecture for lecturers and students of the Faculty of Economics of the Vilnius University. The topic of the lecture was “Business secrets and their legal regulation”. During the lecture Inga Klimašauskienė presented what information can be regarded to be a commercial secret, the importance of protection of commercial secrets and their protection in business and labour legal relations, aspects of conclusion of employment contracts with employers, the essence and purposes of non-competition agreements and a possible legal liability for illegal use of commercial secrets, breach of non-competition and confidentiality undertakings.

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Partner Hannes Vallikivi and senior associate Piret Luiga start a series of lectures on IP and technology law

TARK GRUNTE SUTKIENE partner Hannes Vallikivi and senior associate Piret Luiga will give a series of lectures on IP and technology law to students enrolled in the master’s programme in Design and Development of Virtual Environments at Tartu University’s Viljandi Culture Academy in the spring semester of 2012. The lectures will focus on topics which all entrepreneurs developing or marketing intellectual and creative products or services in the IT sector must be familiar with in the first development phases of their business. The students will be introduced to the fundamentals of company and labour law as well as to the possible legal risks associated with the involvement of employees, cooperation partners and investors in a project. Much attention will also be paid to intellectual property protection and technology law issues.
More information on the master’s programme in Virtual Environments is available at www.ddve.ee

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