Jury Clears Ex-Jawbone Exec Of IP Theft Charges

Law360 (February 3, 2020, 3:06 PM EST) -- A California federal jury on Monday cleared a former Jawbone executive of criminal charges alleging she defected to rival wearable fitness device maker Fitbit Inc. with the now-defunct Jawbone's trade secrets.

Katherine Mogal, one of six former Jawbone employees facing trade secret theft charges over their career moves to Fitbit, was cleared by a jury on Monday. Above, a Fitbit Alta HR device is displayed in 2017. (AP)

After less than two hours of deliberating, a unanimous 12-member jury in San Jose handed down a verdict that cleared Katherine Mogal, who now works at Google, on all six counts of trade...

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