Foreign Instrumentality Law and Legal Definition

Pursuant to 18 USCS § 1839 (1), [Title 18. Crimes and Criminal Procedure; Part I. Crimes; Chapter 90. Protection of Trade Secrets] the term foreign instrumentality means “any agency, bureau, ministry, component, institution, association, or any legal, commercial, or business organization, corporation, firm, or entity that is substantially owned, controlled, sponsored, commanded, managed, or dominated by a foreign government.”