Taft Chicago Litigation partner Daniel Saeedi will present a three-part series for the Illinois State Bar Association on restrictive covenants and trade secrets. The live webinar format will provide the legal basics of covenants and trade secrets law, as well as tackle fundamental skills in the area such as drafting, counseling, data mapping, information security, forensics, litigation strategies, and special remedies. All sessions offer CLE credit. To register to attend, click here.
- Restrictive Covenants and Trade Secrets Part 1 – Covenant Enforceability Issues and Drafting Tips – Dec. 16, 2020, 10:00 am CT.
- Restrictive Covenants and Trade Secrets Part 2 – Trade Secret Legal Standards and Safeguarding Best Practices – Jan. 6, 2021, 11:00 am CT.
- Restrictive Covenants and Trade Secrets Part 3 – Litigation Strategies – Jan. 13, 2021, 2:00 pm CT.
Saeedi focuses his practice on issues relating to employment law and unfair competition. He represents clients nationwide in the realm of trade secret theft, non-competition and non-solicitation agreements, and breaches of fiduciary duties. In addition, he helps companies conduct complex internal investigations regarding intellectual property theft, computer fraud and data privacy issues, including matters related to biometric information and compliance with the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act. Saeedi also provides counseling to employers regarding compliance under several federal and state data privacy and information security laws affecting the workforce.