This webinar provides an overview of how to identify and protect confidential business information that is significant to your nonprofit. The presenters will explain the federal Defend Trade Secrets Act, clarify the legal differences between confidential information and trade secrets, discuss how nonprofits can use confidential information and trade secrets while continuing to protect them, and provide best practices to protect confidential information and trade secrets when partnering with another organization.
The webinar will review:
– The differences between confidential information and trade secrets;
– How to identify whether your organization has any trade secrets;
– The Defend Trade Secrets Act and its impact on how your organization protects its proprietary information; and
– Best practices for non-disclosures agreements and how to best protect your organization’s proprietary information.
Speaker: William Cloherty, Elavon and Alex Meier, SeyfarthSlides: Protecting Confidential Information for Nonprofits