Trade Secrets

Trade Secrets

The Trade Secrets Committee actively monitors federal and state statutes and judicial decisions relating to trade secret protection, misappropriation of trade secrets, and breach of or tortious interference with confidentiality and non-disclosure agreements, advises the membership of important developments related to trade secret law, and proposes resolutions and engages in other initiatives related to trade secret law.

If you’re interested in learning more about the Committee or joining, please email the Chair by clicking here.


On Friday, May 19, 2017, Governor Greg Abbott signed HB1995, which amends the Texas Uniform Trade Secrets Act. 

Trade Secrets Library

The Trade Secrets Committee maintains a database of trade secrets legislation and articles for its members.  To access the Trade Secrets Library, click here


CHAIR: Heath Coffman

COUNCIL LIAISON: Cathryn Berryman