On 29th January, 2014 the Association of Lithuanian Patent Attorneys organised seminar on “confidential information in intellectual property area, its protection methods and legal liabilities”.
This seminar was aimed at patent attorneys and other specialists who prepare agreements on trade secrets and other business matters. The presenter was a patent attorney Ona Vaiciuliene, currently specialising in corporate trade secrets and the protection of confidential information.
During the seminar the legal regulations of trade secrets together with their requirements, protection practices and measures were reviewed . The speaker shared her experience on establishing confidentiality agreements and explained what kind of legal liabilities in case of violations in this area should be expected.
The upcoming seminars this year are as follows:
– the patentability criteria, speaker V.Kiskis;
– the protection of biotechnological inventions, speaker J. Gerasimovic;
– electronic method of filing applications, speaker V. Mikutiene.