Lydian’s IP team understands that trade secrets and know-how represent an essential commodity for many businesses, the protection of which needs careful and balanced planning. The team is adept at helping clients develop programmes for protecting their trade secrets and know-how as part of their intellectual property portfolio strategy. In collaboration with other departments, Lydian’s IP professionals assist clients in drafting non-disclosure agreements as well as joint venture, consulting and employee agreements. The team’s advisory work focuses on detecting and preventing the theft of trade secrets.