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Bugs, spies and paparazzi: Jurisdiction over actions for breach of confidence in private international law
European Intellectual Property Review (2008)
  • Christopher Wadlow, University of East Anglia
Abstract

This, the first of two connected articles on the protection of trade secrets in private international law, discusses the allocation of jurisdiction for breach of confidence actions. Reviews cases under common law, the Brussels Convention on Jurisdiction and Enforcement of Judgments in Civil and Commercial Matters 1968 and Regulation 44/2001.

Keywords
  • Trade secrets,
  • confidential information,
  • equity,
  • conflict of laws,
  • jurisdiction,
  • Brussels Regulation
Publication Date
2008
Citation Information
Christopher Wadlow. "Bugs, spies and paparazzi: Jurisdiction over actions for breach of confidence in private international law" European Intellectual Property Review Vol. 30 Iss. 7 (2008)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/christopher_wadlow/11/