Stealing Trade Secrets and Economic Espionage: An Overview of 18 U.S.C. 1831 and 1832

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Report that gives an overview of 18 U.S.C. 1832 (theft of trade secrets) and 18 U.S.C. 1831 (economic espionage). It also describes what constitutes as a stolen trade secret, and how such crimes are prosecuted.

Creator(s): Doyle, Charles
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: August 28, 2012
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Doyle, Charles

Senior Specialist in American Public Law

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: August 28, 2012
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United States
Description:

Report that gives an overview of 18 U.S.C. 1832 (theft of trade secrets) and 18 U.S.C. 1831 (economic espionage). It also describes what constitutes as a stolen trade secret, and how such crimes are prosecuted.

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17 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Resource Type: Report
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