Trade Secret Litigation

A business’s trade secrets are its lifeblood. Barnes & Thornburg LLP recognizes this in representing everyone from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies in trade secret litigation. Whether seeking a TRO or defending against the injunction issued at 5 p.m. on a Friday, the Firm has the experience and resources needed to handle these complex and often expedited matters. The Firm has litigated trade secret and confidential information cases in state and federal courts around the country. These cases have involved many industries and different areas of technology, including manufacturing methods, algorithms, process equipment, and medical devices. The Firm has litigated trade secret issues in more than a dozen state and federal courts, including before the Federal Circuit Court of Appeal, the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, and the Indiana Supreme Court.

Barnes & Thornburg understands the sensitivity and importance of proprietary information at stake in trade secret cases. The Firm executes a litigation strategy that addresses your business needs. Our lawyers counsel clients before litigation starts to help identify and protect their proprietary information through trade secret programs and trade secret audits.