The European Union enacted Trade Secret Directive (EU) 2016/943 (the "Directive") in 2016 which took effect on June 9, 2018. In this edition of the IP/IT Newsticker, we take a closer look into the changes that the Directive brought along.
We would like to provide you with a brief overview on the current status of where in the CEE/SEE region the Directive has already been implemented or – at least – draft legal provisions for implementation are available. In this article we cover the following jurisdictions:
- Czech Republic
- Slovak Republic
The content of this article is intended to provide a general guide to the subject matter. Specialist advice should be sought about your specific circumstances.