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Businesses in Asia reveal trade secrets struggles

Karry Lai, Hong Kong

In-house counsel face challenges in deciding between protecting inventions with patents or keeping them secret as regulations are still developing

In-house counsel in China say that patent protection is preferred because of the lack of comprehensive trade secret regulation in China and a high burden of proof for plaintiffs. Elsewhere in Asia, such as in Singapore and Japan, businesses have...

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