What legal liability is incurred if infringing another person's trade secret?
The Trade Secret Act provides liability only for civil damages for infringing trade secrets, but such infringement may also constitute the crimes of disclosing professional (occupational) secrets, larceny, misappropriation, or breach of trust under the Criminal Code, or may violate relevant provisions of the Fair Trade Act.
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