More Criminal Trade Secrets Theft Suits On Texas Horizon

Law360, Dallas (June 19, 2013, 8:51 PM EDT) -- North Texas will see more federal prosecutions of criminal trade secrets in the coming years, meaning as businesses develop cybersecurity and data protection policies, they need to guard against using wrongfully obtained information, a Haynes & Boone LLP attorney said at a panel discussion Wednesday.

Because U.S. Attorney's offices in the Northern and Eastern Districts of Texas have designated computer hacking and intellectual property prosecutors who are actively pursuing trade secrets theft investigations and intend to bring criminal charges against individual and corporate violators, it’s essential...
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