Google Stole Trade Secrets For Google Plus Video Chat: Suit

Law360, New York (June 11, 2013, 2:39 PM EDT) -- Google Inc. and its YouTube LLC were hit Monday with allegations in California federal court that a group video chat feature in the Google Plus social networking service was based on another technology company's idea.

Be In Inc. — a New York-based technology company that developed a platform called CamUp, which allows a group to simultaneously watch, listen and chat about shared videos and other media — lodged claims of trade secret misappropriation, copyright infringement and breach of contract against Google and YouTube. The suit alleges...
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