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if an employee takes classified information from his employers

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if an employee takes classified information from his employers management information and then uses it to obtain a contract with another company is this a criminal act or just a civil issue?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  JGM replied 2 years ago.
Thank you for your question.
It is both theft in the criminal sense and actionable as a civil wrong for which damages could be sought.
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