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Dow Chemical Sues Ex-Employee For Stealing Trade Secrets

Law360, Los Angeles (October 9, 2015, 10:37 PM EDT) -- The Dow Chemical Co. on Thursday sued a former long-time employee who went on to consult for a rival overseas company, alleging in Pennsylvania state court he misappropriated Dow's "valuable and proprietary trade secret technology” for manufacturing paint polymers despite signing confidentiality agreements with the company.

The suit filed against Dilip M. Nene also includes claims of breach of contract and breach of fiduciary duty. Dow Chemical is seeking undisclosed monetary damages and injunctive relief against Nene “to redress its injuries."

Nene worked for 27 years...
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