Kate M. Growley is an associate in the Washington, D.C. office of Crowell & Moring, practicing in the firm's Government Contracts, Privacy & Cybersecurity, and Litigation groups. Kate represents defense, technology, and aerospace contractors across a myriad of issues, with particular experience in privacy and cybersecurity. Prior to joining Crowell & Moring, Kate received her J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law, where her studies focused on national security law.
By Andrew W. Bagley and Kate M. Growley on Posted in Data Protection,U.S. LitigationLast week, government contractor Advanced Fluid Systems Inc. wrapped up its summary judgment briefing in a case loaded with trade secrets trends. In June, Advanced sought summary judgment in the Middle District of Pennsylvania on its claims for misappropriation of trade secrets, and aiding and abetting breach of fiduciary duty. Advanced had sued a former… Continue Reading
By Kate M. Growley on Posted in Cyberhacking,Legislation & PolicyOn Friday, September 9, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce urged the Obama Administration to take more action against the theft of trade secrets and other intellectual property. The Chamber did so in response to a Request for Information issued by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), seeking industry input regarding various cybersecurity issues,… Continue Reading