Advanced Modular Sputtering, Inc. v. Super. Ct. of Santa Barbara, B181405
Code of Civil Procedure section 2019.210, which provides that discovery relating to a trade secret may not commence until the trade secret is identified with reasonable particularity, extends to any cause of action which relates to the trade secret.
- Decided 09/13/2005
- Published 09/13/2005
California Court of Appeal
Bradford F. Ginder, Santa Barbara; Hollister & Brace. Ellen McGinty King, Palo Alto; White & Case, for Petitioners in No. B181405 and Real Parties in Interest in No. B183766., Carla B. Oakley, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, San Francisco, representing Agilent Technologies, Inc., Amicus Curiae, for Petitioners in No. B181405., Reicker, Pfau, Pyle, McRoy & Herman, Alan A. Blakeboro and Diana Jessup Lee, Santa Barbara. Keker & Van Nest; Jon B. Streeter and Daniel E. Jackson, San Francisco, for Real Party in Interest and for Petitioners Sputtered Films, Inc.
No appearance for Respondent.