IP Law Daily, TRADE SECRETS NEWS: Former Acting DHS Inspector General admits to stealing government software, personal data, (Jan 14, 2022)

By Cheryl Beise, J.D.

While employed as government watchdog, Charles Edwards stole sensitive government databases to build a commercial case management system.

Charles K. Edwards, a former Acting Inspector General for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Office of Inspector General (DHS-OIG) pleaded guilty January 14 to federal charges stemmi ...