unlawful acquisition

See: larceny
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Unlawful acquisition would include intentional actions or gross negligence resulting in unauthorized access to the trade secret or materials from which it can be deduced; theft, bribery, deception, conduct considered "contrary to honest commercial practices;" and, of course, breach or inducement to breach a duty to maintain secrecy or a confidentiality agreement.
Government officials and employees found to have enriched themselves while in public service through unlawful acquisition of properties should be prosecuted under a bill criminalizing such an illegal act.
In late 2005, President Kurmanbek Bakiyev and his son Maksim Bakiyev entered into conspiracy with Boris Berezovsky and Badri Patarkatsishvili, with whom they were bound with financial obligations, with the purpose of illicit enrichment via unlawful acquisition of exclusive rights for development of Jerooy gold mine and its subsequent resale to third parties.
Such a deplorable act constitutes a blatant unlawful acquisition of funds and collective punishment.
On May 5, El-Adly was sentenced to 12 years in prison for money laundering and unlawful acquisition of public funds, the first convicted official of the regime of former Mubarak, who was forced to step down on Feb.
As for Adly, who was taken to that same courtroom two days ago to be tried in a case in which he has been accused of unlawful acquisition of wealth and money laundering, he was transported in an armored vehicle that only had narrow ventilation windows, which did not stop at the courthouse gate, but was brought into a vacant lot behind the building, away from people.
Standing in the dock and dressed in white prison clothes, el- Adli denied accusations of money laundering and unlawful acquisition of public money.
In his statement Parvanov attributed Tsvetanov's words to the "highly embarassing situation" of the minister, after he has been accused of unlawful acquisition of properties.
was arrested at Dubai International Airport and referred to DPP in connection with the allegations of unlawful acquisition, possession, transportation and trading of firearms and ammunition and the premeditated murder of a well known Russian businessman, P.
The agencies believe that antirust enforcement to prevent the unlawful acquisition or exercise of monopsony power by insurers is a better solution than allowing providers to exercise countervailing power," the authors wrote.
Owain Glyndwr's protest at the unlawful acquisition of some of his ancestral land and his rebellion, which forced Henry IV to lead his troops in the bewildering vastness of the Berwyn Mountains, and his eventual demise, is the subject of this year's pageant.
Develop and exchange information relating to the unlawful acquisition, illegal trafficking and criminal misuse of firearms.