Obama Administration Releases Strategy on Mitigating the Theft of U.S. Trade Secrets

The White House officially released a report the details its new strategy for "vigorously . . . combat[ing] the theft of U.S. trade secrets that could be used by foreign companies or foreign governments to gain an unfair economic edge.

The report has a five-prong "Strategy Action" item list:

1. Focus Diplomatic Efforts to Protect Trade Secrets Overseas
2. Promote Voluntary Best Practices by Private Industry to Protect Trade Secrets
3. Enhance Domestic Law Enforcement Operations
4. Improve Domestic Legislation
5. Public Awareness and Stakeholder Outreach

The full report can be downloaded here.