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Hackers seeking confidential information on pharmaceutical industry M&A deals

Confidential information held about possible merger and acquisition (M&A) deals involving more than 100 businesses is being targeted by a group of hackers, a cyber security business has said. 02 Dec 2014

Timing of mosquito season influences calculation of damages in breach of confidence case

The timing of the mosquito season in two African countries helped a mosquito net manufacturer avoid liability for damages owed for accelerated entry into market of a product developed using a rival's confidential information. 24 Oct 2014

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  • Confidential information

    This guide is based on UK law. It was last updated in April 2008. Confidential information can be the most valuable asset of a business. A competitive edge in the marketplace may rely on a business...