As used in this chapter-
1 So in original. The closing quotation marks probably should follow "purposes" instead of " 'Lanham Act')".
18 U.S.C. § 1839
REFERENCES IN TEXTThe Trademark Act of 1946, referred to in par. (7), is act July 5, 1946, ch. 540, 60 Stat. 427, also popularly known as the Lanham Act, which is classified generally to chapter 22 (§1051 et seq.) of Title 15, Commerce and Trade. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under sectionof Title 15 and Tables.
AMENDMENTS2016-Par. (3)(B). Pub. L. 114-153, §2(b)(1)(A), substituted "another person who can obtain economic value from the disclosure or use of the information" for "the public".Pars. (5) to (7). Pub. L. 114-153, §2(b)(1)(B)-(3), added pars. (5) to (7).
STATUTORY NOTES AND RELATED SUBSIDIARIES
EFFECTIVE DATE OF 2016 AMENDMENT Amendment by Pub. L. 114-153 applicable with respect to any misappropriation of a trade secret (as defined in this section) for which any act occurs on or after May 11, 2016, see section 2(e) of Pub. L. 114-153 set out as a note under sectionof this title.