We have unrivalled expertise advising on the legal and commercial issues relating to the protection of confidential information, the exploitation of confidential information as a commercial asset and defending claims of misuse or misappropriation of confidential information. Our team has extensive experience advising clients from a broad range of industries on all aspects relating to confidential information and know-how, including know-how relating to industrial processes, formulations, composition of products, manufacturing methods and customer and supplier lists.
On the non-contentious side, we advise on policies and practices to prevent the unlawful disclosure or use of confidential information, non-disclosure agreements, employee agreements covering non-disclosure obligations and the licensing of know-how over a broad range of industry sectors.
In the event of any misuse, misappropriation or other disputes relating to confidential information, we have the largest team of litigators in Israel that can handle all necessary proceedings before the courts or in arbitration for the purpose of obtaining injunctions, damages and, if necessary, defending claims. We have a long track record acting on claims relating to the misappropriation of confidential information (including the tort of misappropriation of trade secrets) by former or current employees, potential collaborators and business competitors.