Protecting Your Assets: Practical Advice for Avoiding Employee Theft of Proprietary Property


Employee theft of confidential and proprietary information is pervasive. Two-thirds of the admitted thieves acknowledged that they did so in order to assist them in new jobs. The cost of this thievery can be staggering for many businesses. The stolen data is often information that has been developed over years, at significant cost and expense. This article outlines several steps that employers may pursue to protect their confidential and proprietary information prior to facing this choice.

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Published In: Administrative Agency Updates, Business Organization Updates, General Business Updates, Intellectual Property 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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