I read an interesting story today that some of my readers might be interested in. 

A employee using their own personal laptop in business, was building a very successful sales network in multiple states.  Again, he was furnishing his own laptop and own software tools.

He was growing disenchanted and thinking of leaving.  His employer then stole his laptop and erased the hard disk drive.

The former employee sued and won a judgment of $17.5 million!

For more read the following:  http://tinyurl.com/million-dollar-harddisk