2011 West Virginia Code
CHAPTER 47. REGULATION OF TRADE
ARTICLE 22. UNIFORM TRADE SECRETS ACT.
§47-22-7. Effect on other law.


WV Code § 47-22-7 (2002 through Reg Sess) What's This?


(a) Except as provided in subsection (b), of this section, this article displaces conflicting tort, restitutionary and other law of this state providing civil remedies for misappropriation of a trade secret.

(b) This article does not affect:

(1) Contractual remedies, whether or not based upon misappropriation of a trade secret;

(2) Other civil remedies that are not based upon misappropriation of a trade secret; or

(3) Criminal remedies, whether or not based upon misappropriation of a trade secret.

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