2020 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 57 - Trade Practices and Regulations
Article 3A - Uniform Trade Secrets
Section 57-3A-6 - Preservation of secrecy.

Universal Citation: NM Stat § 57-3A-6 (2020)

In an action under the Uniform Trade Secrets Act, a court shall preserve the secrecy of an alleged trade secret by reasonable means, which may include granting protective orders in connection with discovery proceedings, holding in camera hearings, sealing the records of the action and ordering any person involved in the litigation not to disclose an alleged trade secret without prior court approval.

History: Laws 1989, ch. 156, § 6.


Am. Jur. 2d, A.L.R. and C.J.S. references. — What constitutes "trade secrets and commercial or financial information obtained from person and privileged or confidential," exempt from disclosure under Freedom of Information Act (5 USCS § 552 (b)(4)) (FOIA), 139 A.L.R. Fed. 225.

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