Judge Rejects Kolon Recusal Bid In DOJ Trade Secrets Case

Law360, New York (July 25, 2013, 7:30 PM ET) -- A Virginia federal judge said Thursday he did not represent DuPont Co. in a 1980s patent suit, this in response to Kolon Industries Inc.'s request that he recuse himself from considering a criminal trade secrets case against the company.

U.S. District Judge Robert E. Payne — who is presiding over a U.S. Department of Justice suit seeking $225.8 million over an alleged campaign by Kolon to steal trade secrets related to para-aramid fiber — said he did not have a hand in representing DuPont during a...
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Case Information

Case Title

USA v. Kolon Industries, Inc. et al

Case Number



Virginia Eastern

Nature of Suit

Date Filed

August 21, 2012

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