What is corporate espionage?

Answer Corporate espionage, also called industrial espionage, refers to the practice of stealing financially valuable data from a business. In an information-based economy, this form of theft can damage a... Read More »

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What is the statute of limitations for espionage?

The statute of limitations is the amount of time a prosecutor has to prosecute someone for a crime. If the statute of limitations runs out, the person who committed the crime can no longer be prose... Read More »

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Industrial Espionage Act?

Prior to 1996, no federal statute existed that made the theft of trade secrets unlawful. Because of advancements in technology, especially the use of computers and the Internet, it became apparent ... Read More »

Is corporate espionage illegal?

Corporate espionage involves the theft of trade secrets and is illegal, per the Economic Espionage Act of 1996. It is usually done for the financial gain of the thief, and can cause significant eco... Read More »