5 Keys To Federal DTSA

By John Alan Doran Today, President Obama signed into law the Defend Trade Secrets Act (“DTSA”). The DTSA essentially federalizes trade secrets law by creating sweeping civil remedies and penalties for theft of trade secrets. Here are five key things you need to know about the law: (1) The DTSA creates federal court jurisdiction for […]

OSHA to Enforce Anti-Retaliation

By Pat Miller OSHA announced today a new anti-retaliation rule that will allow it to issue citations against employers whose injury and illness reporting requirements are deemed to be retaliatory. OSHA believes that reporting policies that might somehow dissuade employees from reporting injuries violate the new rule. OSHA can seek abatement in the form of […]