Fred Friedman's practice focuses on complex civil litigation and criminal and regulatory investigations. He has prosecuted and defended civil claims involving intellectual property, copyright and trademark, securities fraud, unfair business practices, and other business torts. In the criminal and regulatory field, Fred has undertaken the defense of a wide range of cases, including alleged trade secret theft, environmental violations, campaign finance violations, illegal arms exports, customs violations, political corruption, money laundering, and the full spectrum of fraud cases. He has defended numerous criminal tax cases and has consulted on internet gambling issues. Fred has given compliance advice to businesses on cyber security and data collection issues.Fred also has represented Chinese businesses that are alleged to have obtained trade secrets or other confidential information in violation of United States laws.