The Conference





  • Friday, 10 May 2019

    Zedlitzgasse 7
    1010 Vienna

  • Open doors: 9:30 am / Start: 10 am

  • Estimated End: 4.30 pm

  • Lunch, Coffee Breaks and Cocktail Reception


  • Alexander Zojer: Introduction

  • Lord David Neuberger: Trade secrets: treading the judicial tightrope substantively and procedurally

  • Andrea Mondini: What kind of trade secrets disputes end up in arbitration?

 Coffee break 

  • Prof. Mary-Rose McGuire: Litigate or arbitrate: how to better preserve secrecy

  • David Perkins: International arbitration of disputes involving alleged misappropriation of trade secrets – a case example 

Lunch break 

  • Ignacio de Castro: Toolbox for protecting trade secrets in arbitration 

  • Annet van Hooft: Drafting Arbitration Agreements

 Coffee Break

  • Verena Neuhold: Trade secret mediation

  • Linda Brugioni: Protective strategies for businesses

  • Sabrina Steinmann: Who owns the secret: trade secrets in employment relationships

Cocktail reception at the conference venue