Facts About Internal Intellectual Property Theft
70% of Intellectual Property (IP) theft happens in the 30 days before an employee announces their resignation.i, ii Employees have admitted to stealing customer contact lists and emails, customer data, internal human resources and employee records, marketing data, and business and financial information. And the main reason an employee does this is to help them get their next job. This can cost a company over $100,000 in damage for just one employee. Check out the infographic for other astounding stats about internal IP theft. And download the full e-book, Uncovering Internal Intellectual Property Theft, to learn more about what you can do to protect your company’s most valuable assets.