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Trade secrets laws should offer protection against reverse engineering, says Max Planck Institute

New EU rules on trade secrets should protect product developers against the threat posed by reverse engineering, a research body has said. 05 Aug 2014

Fewer than a third of UK businesses' worst information security breaches go public

Nearly three quarters of UK organisations (70%) experiencing information security breaches in 2013 kept those incidents "under wraps" from the public, according to a new survey commissioned by the UK government. 30 Apr 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...