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Fifth Circuit Declines to Apply Restatement’s Burden Shifting Scheme in Proving Trade Secret Damages

In Damages, Restatement on September 13, 2010 at 9:26 pm
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The Fifth Circuit reversed a denial of summary judgment on a misappropriation of trade secrets claim In MGE UPS Systems, Inc. v. GE Consumer and Industrial, Inc., et al., 612 F.3d 760 (5th Cir. 2010).  In that case, an owner of copyrighted software sued unauthorized user of the software for copyright infringement, misappropriation of trade secrets, unfair competition, and violation of Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA). Read the rest of this entry »