Topic: Corporate

The Economic Espionage Act

Foreign corporate spying and the theft of trade secrets are alive and well, according to the federal government. And the Economic Espionage Act is an important tool in combatting such activities. From law firm Quinn Emanuel: “The [Economic Espionage Act] is a far-reaching law that criminalizes two distinct but related types of trade secret misappropriation:… Read more »

Conflict Minerals: Implications of Delayed SEC Final Rules

For your interest, an update from law firm Foley Hoag’s Corporate Social Responsibility practice group: “Looking ahead, and based on previous experience, it is most likely that the SEC will introduce a phased approach for disclosures, whereby certain initial disclosures will be required in the first reporting year that will need to be augmented in… Read more »