No Bail For Exec In DuPont Trade Secrets Suit

Law360, New York (February 1, 2012, 5:22 PM EST) -- A California federal judge on Wednesday refused to grant bail to a U.S. executive allegedly involved in a scheme to steal DuPont Co.’s secret paint pigment process for rivals backed by the Chinese government, saying the man was a flight risk.

Spokesman for the U.S. attorney’s office Jack Gillund confirmed that U.S. District Judge Nathanael M. Cousins had denied Walter Liew’s motion seeking to vacate an August detention order.

Judge Cousins ordered Liew — who was charged in July with criminal counts of witness tampering and...
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