Espionage and dismissal: the dangers of going mobile

One device conquers all! You can now use an iPhone app which acts as a mirror for when you are doing your make-up or grooming your hair...

Everything is now converged into one mobile device which gives both versatility and functionality. But in the workplace it is easy for people to use a device to steal intellectual property, for example by taking photos of a company's latest research papers. Broad discovery laws regarding electronic information, for example in the US makes the great ocean of data 'fair game'. The opinions of judge and jury can now be swung by just one incriminating piece of evidence.

Lawyers Jonathan Armstrong and Eric Sinrod from Duane Morris LLP discuss their views in the latest transatlantic podcast.