Professor Ghosh on New NY Invention Protection Law: “Won’t Stop Messy Lawsuits”

In speaking with Bloomberg Law for an article on the newly enacted New York State employee invention law, Professor Shubha Ghosh noted that “The litigation will continue and continue to be messy, and the statute gives the employees some backing, some support.”

The law empowering tech company employees to keep ownership of their side projects is poised for clarification by courts as they seek to balance intellectual property protection and an effort to draw workers to the state.