Nothing in this section shall be construed to affect any other rights of a person injured in its business or property by reason of a violation of this section. Subsection (d) shall not be construed to limit the exercise of any such rights arising out of or relating to a violation of subsections (a) and (b).
7 U.S. Code § 2157. Release of trade secrets
(a) Release of confidential information prohibitedIt shall be unlawful for any member of an Institutional AnimalCommittee to release any confidential information of the research facility including any information that concerns or relates to—
the identity, confidential statistical data, amount or source of any income, profits, losses, or expenditures,
of the research facility.
(b) Wrongful use of confidential information prohibitedIt shall be unlawful for any member of such Committee—
to reveal to any other person,
any information which is entitled to protection as confidential information under subsection (a).
(c) PenaltiesA violation of subsection (a) or (b) is punishable by—
removal from such Committee; and
(d) Recovery of damages by injured person; costs; attorney’s fee
(e) Other rights and remedies