• Current through October 23, 2012

An action for misappropriation must be brought within 3 years after the misappropriation is discovered or, by the exercise of reasonable diligence, should have been discovered. For the purposes of this section, a continuing misappropriation constitutes a single claim.

(Mar. 16, 1989, D.C. Law 7-216, § 7, 36 DCR 519.)


Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 48-506.

Legislative History of Laws

For legislative history of D.C. Law 7-216, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 36-401.

Uniform Law

This section is based upon § 6 of the Uniform Trade Secrets Act. See 14 Uniform Laws Annotated, Master Edition, or ULA Database on WESTLAW.