$1B Suit Says Hitachi Stole Trade Secrets For Fukushima Work

By Keith Goldberg (August 31, 2016, 7:43 PM EDT) -- Purolite Corp. on Wednesday hit Hitachi America Ltd. and another firm with a $1 billion suit in New York federal court, accusing them of conspiring to steal Purolite's water treatment trade secrets in order to secure contracts for radioactive water decontamination at the tsunami-ravaged Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant in Japan....

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