Judge Gives Major Break In GM Theft CaseAn ex- General Motors engineer convicted of stealing hybrid technology was sentenced to just a year and a day in prison, far below the punishment sought by the government in a case that involved an alleged scheme to take the trade secrets to China.
GM Wants Tough Punishment In Hybrid Secrets TheftGeneral Motors Co. wants a long prison sentence next week for a former employee and her husband who were convicted of stealing hybrid vehicle technology for potential use by competitors in China.
Two Convicted In Conspiracy To Steal GM Trade SecretsA former General Motors engineer and her husband were convicted by a federal jury in Detroit for conspiring to steal hybrid technology trade secrets from GM with the intent to use them in a joint venture with an automotive competitor in China.
U.S. Attorney Event Tackles High-Tech Corporate EspionageIf you're stealing trade secrets, the United States Department of Justice has a little message for you: They will hunt you down.
Former Dow Employee Convicted Of Selling Trade Secrets To ChinaA former Michigan research scientist was convicted Monday of charges he stole trade secrets from Midland based Dow Chemical Co. and sold them to companies in China.
Ex-Ford Engineer Pleads Guilty To Stealing Secrets