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Knowledge of Damaging Information (adapted from NSPE Case No. 76-4)
Knowledge of Damaging Information (adapted from NSPE Case No. 76-4)

Added06/10/2006

Updated01/20/2016

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Cite this page: "Knowledge of Damaging Information (adapted from NSPE Case No. 76-4)" Online Ethics Center for Engineering 6/10/2006 OEC Accessed: Friday, July 28, 2017 <www.onlineethics.org/Resources/NSPEcases/ec76-4.aspx>