[June 12-13, 2017] 

Howard Steele will be speaking at the University of Texas Law School 24th Annual 2017 Labor and Employment Law Conference. Steele will be speaking on a panel with the Honorable Elizabeth S. Chestney, United States Magistrate Judge for the Western District of Texas, as well as Kenneth Hughes of Hughes Roch, LLP regarding practical application of  State and Federal Trade Secret law in the court room. The following Article discusses Trade Secrets, both in Federal and State Court, with an in-depth analysis on the impact of the Defend Trade Secrets Act one year after it was signed by President Obama.