Since when did it become a federal crime to chop up -- or throw away -- your computer hard drive? (Especially if there was no cease and desist order or outstanding subpoena.)
Is throwing out the trash now potentially a federal crime? After all, one never knows what the federal government will consider to be evidence of a crime?
Eric Dixon is a New York lawyer who investigates complex matters and helps people deal with the stress of being sued, investigated or prosecuted. Mr. Dixon can be reached via e-mail at edixon@NYBusinessCounsel.com and by phone at 917-696-2442.