Unfair competition is another area of intellectual property. It is covered by federal and state statutes, as well as the developed common law are designed to protect all aspects of competition in the marketplace. Acts constituting unfair competition include theft of trade secrets, false advertising, trade libel, infringement of the right of publicity, interference with contractual relationships/prospective advantages and misappropriation.
Our attorneys have significant experience interpreting and understanding the complexities and nuances of the unfair competition laws. We strive to keep the marketplace “fair” for our clients and enforce their rights when we believe competitors have violated these important guidelines.