Hosted by Cambridge Network, in this workshop Claire Sleep and James Tarling from Ashtons Legal will be providing guidance for you on practical steps that your business can take to protect your business secrets from misuse and abuse whether from employees, former employees, suppliers, competitors or others.

In this practical workshop, Claire and James, will help you answer these questions and guide you through practical steps and common errors made by businesses in protecting their business secrets. They will look in particular at:

  • What information can be protected and what cannot
  • Drafting enforceable restrictions in employment contracts
  • The risks in “standard” documents
  • How to respond to misuse of your confidential information
  • The potential consequences of breaching someone else’s confidential information
  • Database rights and managing data protection issues


08:30am:  Registration and networking over coffee and bacon rolls

08:45am:  Speakers: Claire Sleep and James Tarling, Ashtons Legal

09:45am:  Further networking

10:15am:  Event closes

If this sounds like something you are interested in, please click here to book your place.