Saturday, July 16, 2016

Business Espionage: FBI's 6-Step Advice

Via REI press release: Corporate Espionage Continues to Grow

Companies should be on guard and take the following steps to protect business related information, as stated on the FBI´s website:

1. Recognize there is an insider and outsider threat to your company.

2. Identify and valuate trade secrets.

3. Implement a proactive plan for safeguarding trade secrets. (call here for assistance)

4. Secure physical and electronic versions of your trade secrets.

5. Confine intellectual knowledge on a “need-to-know” basis.

6. Provide training to employees about your company’s intellectual property plan and security.