Liew Wants Charges Over Stolen DuPont Trade Secrets Cut

Law360, New York (February 7, 2014, 5:20 PM EST) -- USA Performance Technology Inc. founder Walter Liew pressed a California federal judge on Thursday to acquit him on more than half the charges he's facing, in a case where he and others are accused of stealing DuPont Co. trade secrets and selling them to the Chinese government.

Liew and USA Performance argued that the government has failed to submit any evidence that Pangang Group Co. Ltd., the company he's accused of selling the trade secrets to, is a state-owned enterprise, and that prosecutors can’t prove he...
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