Outside Counsel

Referring Trade Secrets Theft for Criminal Prosecution

, New York Law Journal

   | 0 Comments

Guy Singer, Mark Mermelstein and Mary Kelly Persyn write: Upon discovery of suspected intellectual property theft, the temptation to seek criminal prosecution under the federal Economic Espionage Act as retribution and deterrence can be overwhelming. But corporate counsel do well to pause, consider carefully, and consult outside counsel with broad criminal law experience before turning to the United States with a criminal referral.

What's being said

Comments are not moderated. To report offensive comments, click here.

Preparing comment abuse report for Article# 1202658655509

Thank you!

This article's comments will be reviewed.