§ 8-27-1 Short title
§ 8-27-2 Definitions
§ 8-27-3 Misappropriation
§ 8-27-4 Remedies for actual or threatened misappropriation; intentional remuneration of a third party for misappropriation
§ 8-27-5 Statute of limitation
§ 8-27-6 Effect on other law

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 8 > Chapter 27 - Alabama Trade Secrets Act

  • authority: The public corporation organized pursuant to the provisions of this article. See Alabama Code 41-10-20
  • bonds: The bonds issued under the provisions of this article. See Alabama Code 41-10-20
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • IMPROPER MEANS: "Improper means" are means such as:

    a. See Alabama Code 8-27-2

  • person: is a natural person, corporation, business trust, estate, trust, partnership, association, joint venture, government, governmental subdivision or agency, or any other legal or commercial entity. See Alabama Code 8-27-2
  • state: The State of Alabama. See Alabama Code 41-10-20
  • TRADE SECRET: A "trade secret" is information that:

    a. See Alabama Code 8-27-2