Laura Smolowe, Peter Gratzinger on California Trade Secret Law

Munger, Tolles & Olson attorneys Laura D. Smolowe and Peter E. Gratzinger authored a comprehensive guide to the law of trade secrets and restrictive covenants for the 2016 edition of the “California Business Litigation” handbook.

The chapter Ms. Smolowe and Mr. Gratzinger published addresses the California Uniform Trade Secrets Act, California Business & Professions Code section 16600 and related issues touching on employee mobility, misappropriation of confidential information and non-compete agreements.

Based in Munger Tolles’ Los Angeles office, Ms. Smolowe focuses on complex commercial litigation in federal and state court, with particular emphasis on trade secrets and employee mobility. She is co-chair of the firm’s Trade Secret and Employee Mobility Practice Group.

Also based in Los Angeles, Mr. Gratzinger focuses on representing technology and entertainment clients in intellectual property, antitrust and commercial disputes.