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BurntOrange

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Message Posted: Jun 28, 2013 8:21:15 AM

Earlier today, the U.S. Department of Justice indicted a wind turbine manufacturer based in China, Sinovel, for stealing trade secrets.

The indictment alleges that Sinovel stole intellectual property from AMSC, a clean energy company based in Dovens, MA, and subsequently sold the stolen technology to customers in Massachusetts.

“Today’s indictment proves that the AMSC allegations against Sinovel are based on concrete and valid evidence,” said Melanie Hart, an analyst at the Center for American Progress Senior Policy Analyst for China Energy and Climate Policy. “AMSC has now won two swift and clear judicial successes, first in Austria and now here in the United States. If Chinese courts issue a dramatically different ruling based on the exact same evidence, that will raise big questions
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ExplorerWA
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Message Posted: Jun 29, 2013 2:17:45 AM

I hope the company wins but who will make them pay.
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remay
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Message Posted: Jun 28, 2013 10:51:16 PM

Probably just one of who knows HOW many times this has happened...
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PDQBlues
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Message Posted: Jun 28, 2013 3:51:37 PM


And with all the US corporations outsourcing its work and technology to China, a lot more of this technology theft is going on. China won't destroy the US, it's the US corporations that are doing it themselves.
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bar1035
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Message Posted: Jun 28, 2013 3:28:18 PM

I'm surprised this article doesn't have more votes
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bwatchingu
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Message Posted: Jun 28, 2013 2:34:04 PM

VMIJim-I agree totallly.
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FluffyDogAttack
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Message Posted: Jun 28, 2013 11:39:06 AM

Must be the Chinese have great innovations in how to screw up the landscape & kill bird more efficiently....or did they steal those benefits?
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Message Posted: Jun 28, 2013 10:16:50 AM

No real news here no is there.
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mastermariner
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Message Posted: Jun 28, 2013 9:56:43 AM

It appears that all the countries do the same. Maybe the USA the bingers offender
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VMIJim
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Message Posted: Jun 28, 2013 9:53:33 AM

I am sure the Chinese are shaking in their shoes over this if Obama & Holder are after them. With the lies & coverup surrounding the IRS, NSA, DOJ, & Benghazi scandals, you would think we would be more concerned with cleaning up our own backyard before we go after the Chinese. This is typical of the Obama Administration and will not change as long as he is in office & controls the Senate. 2014 Elections are coming - stop this madness!!
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admiller316
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Message Posted: Jun 28, 2013 9:28:07 AM

What the Chinese stole technology and trade secrets?! And in other news, the sky is blue and the sun will come up tomorrow!
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Message Posted: Jun 28, 2013 9:20:55 AM

right, like americans invented the wind turbine
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Message Posted: Jun 28, 2013 9:03:52 AM

Imagine that.
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fedupMN
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Message Posted: Jun 28, 2013 8:59:30 AM

I would be very surprised if this goes anywhere.
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domermd
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Message Posted: Jun 28, 2013 8:58:25 AM

Not even surprising. The Chinese are professional thieves, backed by their government. What do they have that has NOT been stolen from other countries? And yet, we still do business with these crooks. (Although, that is not to say that people should broaden their hate towards all Asians, mistaking them for Chinese. I've seen a lot of posts and real life instances of such uninformed, mistaken-races prejudice.)
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Message Posted: Jun 28, 2013 8:52:19 AM

Surprised?
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Message Posted: Jun 28, 2013 8:44:24 AM

They were surprised?
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CarefulDriver
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Message Posted: Jun 28, 2013 8:25:16 AM

This is a very interesting case. What is the basis of law here?
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Message Posted: Jun 28, 2013 8:24:22 AM

????? Now is this a surprise to anyone?
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