Trade secret misappropriation occurs when confidential business information, or trade secrets, is obtained through illegal means. This can occur in any industry, so the background of an expert in this particular area will might vary by case. An trade secret misappropriation expert knows the standard business practices in the respective industry.
Trade secret misappropriation is a potential risk for many industries, including manufacturing, wireless technologies, financial services, computers, and software companies. There are programs implemented by companies to prevent the theft of trade secrets, which are considered property of each corporation. A trade secret expert might be experienced with intellectual property laws, as intellectual property theft of trade secrets can also be an issue.
Lawsuits based on trade secret disputes involve claims of theft and breaches in security within industries. Copyright infringement, ownership rights, breach of contracts, licensing, patent analysis and licensing, business plans, and other related issues.
Hiring a trade secret misappropriation expert witness can be a vital resource in the event of a lawsuit. Trade secret misappropriation can be a very complicated. ForensisGroup has spent over twenty years building a premier selection of qualified experts. Call ForensisGroup today or submit an expert request form to find the right expert witness who can give you a technical advantage for your trade secret case.