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DuPont wins $919.9 million in damages

Kolon Industries will pay for trade secret theft

Yesterday a U.S. federal jury awarded DuPont $919.9 million in damages after finding Kolon Industries Inc. guilty of stealing trade secrets. 

The jury found that Kolon, a South Korean textile company, stole confidential information concerning Kevlar, a fiber that DuPont creates that is used to make bulletproof vests, tires and fiber-optic cables.

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