Marginal note:Use of trade secret for the benefit of foreign economic entity
19 (1) Every person commits an offence who, at the direction of, for the benefit of or in association with a foreign economic entity, fraudulently and without colour of right and to the detriment of Canada’s economic interests, international relations or national defence or national security
(2) Every person who commits an offence under subsection (1) is guilty of an indictable offence and is liable to imprisonment for a term of not more than 10 years.
(3) A person is not guilty of an offence under subsection (1) if the trade secret was
Marginal note:Meaning of trade secret
(4) For the purpose of this section, trade secret means any information, including a formula, pattern, compilation, program, method, technique, process, negotiation position or strategy or any information contained or embodied in a product, device or mechanism that
- 2001, c. 41, s. 29.
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