I am terminated by my company. on the last day of employment, I have destroyed some of the material I have prepared in advance for future works. What trouble would I get into? What is the punishment I would get if reported to the police?

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    answered on 20/07/2018

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    This would depend on the terms of your employment contract. If the contract states that the material prepared by you is the company's property, your act would be akin to destroying company property. If the material you prepared is IP-related, the general rule is that such material is also owned by the company if you were hired to produce such material and it was done in the course of your employment. The relevant punishment should be laid out in your contract as well

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