Yesterday, President Obama signed the Defend Trade Secrets Act — a broad federal law designed to give companies added protection. It does not circumvent state law — indeed, where a state law is more protective of the trade secret, it still applies. Nevertheless, it provides a base level of uniformity nationwide.
Capitol Watch — The Hartford Courant’s political site – tweeted the following yesterday:
Gov. Malloy has signed a bill protecting interns from workplace harassment and discrimination.
— Capitol Watch (@capitolwatch) June 22, 2015
And a review of the Governor’s website reflects that approval in the bill …