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Uniform Trade Secrets Act Implementation

State Statute
Alabama* Ala. Code. §§ 8-27-1 et seq.
Alaska Alaska Stat. §§ 45.50.910 et seq.
Arkansas Ark. Stat. Ann. §§ 4-75-601 et seq.
California Cal. Civ. Code §§ 3426 et seq.
Colorado Col. Rev. Stat §§ 7-74-101
Connecticut Conn. Genl. Stat. §§ 35-50 et seq.
Delaware Del. Code Ann. Title 6 §§ 2001 et seq.
District of Columbia D.C. Code Ann. §§ 36-401 et seq.
Florida Fla. Stat Ann. §§ 688.001 et seq.
Georgia Ga. Code Ann. §§ 10-1-760 et seq.
Hawaii Haw. Rev. Stat. §§ 482B-1 et seq.
Idaho Idaho Code §§ 48-801 et seq.
Illinois Ill. Ann. Stat. ch. 765 §§ 1036-1 et seq.
Indiana Ind. Code. Ann. §§ 24-2-1 et seq.
Iowa Iow. Code §§ 550.1 et seq.
Kansas Kan. Stat. Ann. §§ 60-3320 et seq.
Kentucky Ky. Rev. Stat. §§ 365.880 et seq.
Louisiana La. Rev. Stat. Ann. §§ 51:1431 et seq.
Maine Me. Rev. Stat. Title 10 §§ 1541 et seq.
Maryland Md. Com. L. Code §§ 11-1201 et seq.
Massachusetts Ma. Gen. Law §§ 93-42 et seq.
Michigan Mi. Com. Law §§ 445.1901 et seq.
Minnesota Minn. Stat Ann. §§ 325C.01 et seq.
Mississippi Miss. Code Ann. §§ 75-26-1 et seq.
Missouri Missouri Rev. Stat. §§ 417.450 et seq.
Montana Mont. Code Ann. §§ 30-14-401 et seq.
Nebraska Neb. Rev. Stat. §§ 87-501 et seq.
Nevada Nev. Rev. Stat. §§ 600A.010 et seq.
New Hamphire NH Rev. Stat. §§ 350B.1 et seq.
New Jersey Trade secret theft covered under general larceny statute, N.J.S.A. 2C:20-1 et seq.
New Mexico N.M. Stat. Ann.§§ 57-3A-1 et seq.
New York Trade secret theft covered under general larceny statute, N.J.S.A. 2C:20-1 et seq.
North Carolina* N.C. Gen. Stat. §§ 66-152 et seq.
North Dakota N.D. Cent. Code §§ 47-25.1-01 et seq.
Ohio §§ 1333.61 et seq.
Oklahoma Okl. Genl. Laws §§ 6-41-1
Oregon Or. Rev. Stat. §§ 646.461 et seq.
Pennsylvania 18 Pa.C.S.A. § 3930
Rhode Island R.I. Gen. Laws §§ 6-41-1 et seq.
South Carolina §§ 39-8-10 et seq.
South Dakota S.D. Cod. Laws §§ 37-29-1 et seq.
Tennessee §§ 47-25-1701
Texas T.C.A. § 31.05
Utah Utah Code Ann. §§ 13-24-1 et seq.
Vermont N/A
Virginia Va. Code. Ann. §§ 59.1-336 et seq.
Washington Wash. Rev. Code. Ann. §§ 19.108.010 et seq.
West Virginia W. VA. Code. §§ 47-22-1 et seq.
Wisconsin Wis. Stat. Ann. § 134.90
Wyoming Trade secret theft in general is covered by general larceny statute; "Crimes against intellectual property" via computers are prohibited under W.S.1977 § 6-3-502

* Although they have adopted portions of the UTSA, Alabama and North Carolina are considered to have taken "major departures" from the UTSA because Alabama narrows trade secret protection while North Carolina broadens it.

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