Trade Secrets & Restrictive Covenants

With more and more businesses recognizing the importance of protecting and retaining competitive knowledge and assets, Schuyler, Roche & Crisham has emerged as a leader in Trade Secrets and Restrictive Covenant law. From the legal enforcement of restrictive covenants to the drafting of non-disclosure and non-compete agreements, we offer an array of services designed to prevent the disclosure of your company’s trade secrets as well as the unlawful poaching of customers and employees by competitors and former employees.

Schuyler, Roche & Crisham attorneys are skilled litigators with the ability to protect our clients’ interests in a range of legal arenas, including measures to secure emergency injunctive relief on a state, federal and international level. To prevent opportunities for costly litigation, we partner with our clients to draft restrictive covenant agreements and to implement policies that mitigate the risk of unauthorized information disclosure or talent loss.

Our portfolio of clients in the Trade Secrets & Restrictive Covenants practice includes both large and midsize firms. Schuyler, Roche & Crisham currently acts as national counsel for one of the world’s largest financial services firms on employee defection and trade secret counseling and litigation.

In addition to providing our clients with world-class counsel in the area of Trade Secrets and Restrictive Covenants, our attorneys serve as contributing editors to American Bar Association treatises, and are sought after speakers in the field of trade secret and restrictive covenant enforcement.

The Schuyler, Roche & Crisham Trade Secrets & Restrictive Covenants team regularly handles matters involving:

  • Drafting of non-compete and confidentiality agreements
  • Design and implementation of policies to protect company assets
  • Litigation relating to employee defections, unfair competition and raiding, including emergency injunctive relief at the state, federal and international levels
  • Advice on the protection of trade secrets and the retention of key employees

As one of Chicago’s leading business litigation law firms, Schuyler, Roche & Crisham understands the issues your organization faces and has the experience to help your business protect its most important assets.

Are you interested in learning more about our expertise in Trade Secrets and Restrictive Covenants? View our SRC Trade Secrets & Restrictive Covenants Blog.

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