July 15, 2012Hong Kong0
Case: Search and seizure order
Location: Hong Kong
Brief: Following an employee leaving under suspicious circumstances, RP-DS conducted forensic searches of the former employee's company computer. These searches recovered sufficient information to show evidence of diversion of business worth millions of dollars. The client wished to pursue this further, since they suspected further theft of intellectual property and business.
Outcome: RP-DS, together with the client's legal counsel, helped draft a search and seizure order (Anton Piller order). We then participated in ensuing digital forensic investigation, the results led to the discovery of further evidence of diversion of business and intellectual property theft. The resulting legal action meant the former employee faced substantial sanctions.