DuPont Says Kolon's Discovery Failure Warrants Dismissal

Law360, New York (March 22, 2012, 7:36 PM EDT) -- DuPont Co. asked a Virginia federal court Thursday to sanction Kolon Industries Inc. by tossing its antitrust case over a synthetic fiber used in body armor, claiming Kolon destroyed relevant documents and failed to fork over electronically stored information despite being ordered to do so.

Kolon destroyed hundreds — or maybe thousands — of documents that were highly relevant to its antitrust claims before bringing the case at hand, and hasn't complied with court orders directing Kolon to produce hard drive images and dumpster files, DuPont...
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Case Information

Case Title

Kolon Industries v. E. I. du Pont de Nemours

Case Number



Virginia Eastern

Nature of Suit



Anthony J Trenga

Date Filed

September 21, 2011

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