Congress Fixes Loophole in the Economic Espionage Act (EEA)

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On December 28, 2012, President Obama signed the Theft of Trade Secrets Clarification Act of 2012 (“the Act”) into law. The Act makes clear that the Economic Espionage Act (EEA) applies to trade secrets related to products and services developed for a company’s own internal use.

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