„For your eyes only“ – the protection of trade secrets in companies

Presentation by Dr. Sonja Dürager at the symposium of the Austrian Chamber of Commerce “For your eyes only” – the protection of trade secrets in companies


On 21 May 2019, the Austrian Chamber of Commerce, Department of Legal Policy, invites to an event dedicated to the protection and enforcement of trade and business secrets.


Dr. Sonja Dürager, head of the IP/IT department of bpv Huegel, will explain in a practical way which measures companies can or even must take to successfully protect their know-how, their operationally and commercially valuable information. The presentation will in particular take into account the new legal situation under the regime of the so-called Know-How Directive, transposed in Austria with the amendment of the Federal Act against Unfair Competition (UWG) as of 29 January 2019, and deal with initial questions of interpretation.


Invitation (German)