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When You Spill the Beans to Your Spouse, Should You 'Fess Up'?

Question: A corporate associate mentions a merger she is working on to her husband. Her husband inadvertently refers to the deal over drinks with a friend. The friend has a material interest in the deal's closing. What are the ethical issues? What should the associate do now?
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