Corporate Espionage for Dummies

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This week’s episode is entitled ”The Sting.” In the 1973 film of the same name, Robert Redford and Paul Newman play slick con men who team up to pull off an exquisite double-cross of a Chicago gangster. Fast forward to 2010 Dunder Mifflin. Michael, Dwight, and Jim might go to prison for their bumbled attempt to steal confidential information from a Scranton paper salesman.

Pennsylvania’s wiretap law makes it a third-degree felony to intercept a written, electronic, or oral communication without prior consent from all parties to the communication.

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Topics:  Espionage, Invasion of Privacy, Misappropriation, Trade Secrets

Published In: Criminal Law Updates, Labor & Employment Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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