Representing a Corporate Victim of Trade Secrets Misappropriation in Dealing with Criminal Prosecutors


Wednesday, July 16, 2014


Jason McDonell, partner, Jones Day; Matt Parrella, assistant United States attorney, chief of the Computer Hacking and Intellectual Property Unit, U.S. Attorney’s Office, Northern District of California




noon-1 pm

CLE Credits:

1 hr

Event Type:

Topics include:  pros and cons of making a criminal referral of a trade secrets misappropriation; when and how to make a criminal referral; working with the government to develop evidence, including witness testimony;  effect of a criminal proceeding on related civil proceedings; issues of privilege;  protecting the trade secrets during the investigation; and protecting the trade secrets during trial (including issues re closing a courtroom).