Intellectual Property Laws

Intellectual property laws do not necessarily look at who is right or wrong, but rather how a company can protect what it rightfully owns and what it can do if these laws are violated.

A major issue in many intellectual property cases is what the company did to protect the resources it claims have been violated in one fashion or another. A company must go through many steps to protect resources that it claims to be intellectual property and must show that it exercised due care in its efforts to protect those resources. If an employee sends a file to a friend and the company attempts to terminate the employee based on the activity of illegally sharing intellectual property, it must show the court and jury why this file ...

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