Trade Secrets and Climate Change: Uncovering Secret Solutions to the Problem of Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Research Handbook on Intellectual Property and Climate Change, Chapter 17, (Edward Elgar, Forthcoming)
31 Pages Posted: 4 Sep 2014
Date Written: August 18, 2014
This chapter examines whether trade secret law can be altered to require the disclosure of secret solutions. It begins with a brief overview of trade secret law and ends with ten ideas for increasing the disclosure of information that might solve the problem of climate change.
Keywords: trade secret law, government transparency, global warming, climate change
JEL Classification: K10, K19, K23, K32, L50, O30, O33
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