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Trade secret theft conviction of former Motorola engineer affirmed by Seventh Circuit

  • Epstein Becker Green
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 2 2013

Thirteen months ago, we blogged about Hanjuan Jin, a former Motorola software engineer who was sentenced in the United States District Court for

Texas adopts Uniform Trade Secrets Act; New York, Massachusetts and North Carolina remain lone holdouts

  • Epstein Becker Green
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 16 2013

On May 2, 2013, the Texas Uniform Trade Secrets Act (UTSA) was signed into law by Governor Rick Perry. The new law becomes effective on September 1

Congress considers companion bills that could have far reaching consequences for companies facing trade secret theft andor computer fraud and abuse

  • Epstein Becker Green
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 8 2013

A California legislator recently introduced two bills in Congress which, if passed, could have profound effects for companies seeking to pursue

Uncle Sam wants you to mitigate the theft of U.S. trade secrets

  • Epstein Becker Green
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 4 2013

On February 20, 2013, the White House published an "Administration Strategy on Mitigating the Theft of U.S. Trade Secrets." While the Strategy takes

Conspiracy to sell trade secrets to Chinese companies brings conviction for economic espionage

  • Epstein Becker Green
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 6 2014

On March 5, 2014, the U.S. Attorney's Office in San Francisco secured the first-ever federal jury conviction on charges brought under the Economic

Once again, an alleged international trade secrets heist draws a federal indictment

  • Epstein Becker Green
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 6 2011

As we have noted in prior blog posts, alleged thefts of trade secrets are generally handled through the civil court system, and rarely result in criminal prosecution