Roscoe Trimmier Jr. Diversity Scholarship

Ropes & Gray announced the five recipients of the inaugural Ropes & Gray Roscoe Trimmier Jr. Diversity Scholarship. Continue

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Congress Passes the Defend Trade Secrets Act

On April 4, 2016, the Senate unanimously passed the Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 (DTSA), S. 1890, a bill to create the first federal civil remedy for trade secret misappropriation. On April 27, following consideration “under suspension of the rules,” the House of Representatives overwhelmingly voted to pass the Senate version of the DTSA, by a vote of 410-2. The White House issued a statement earlier this month that the Administration strongly supports the bill, so it is expected that President Obama will soon sign the DTSA into law. Continue

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