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Corporate Espionage

Corporations Spy on Nonprofits With Impunity

Ralph Nader | Posted 08.22.2014 | Politics
Ralph Nader

Our democracy can't function properly if corporations may spy and snoop on nonprofits with impunity. This espionage is a despicable means of degrading the effectiveness of nonprofit watchdogs and activists.

WANTED: Real-Life Femme Fatales Of Finance

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 01.22.2013 | Business

Wannabe Bond girls rejoice! Now you can become real-life femme fatales of finance. According to an ad posted on backpage.com, a escort classifieds ...

Hit By The Modern-Day Bonnie And Clyde

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 11.05.2012 | Business

There's one couple that may be the Bonnie and Clyde of the 21st century. And no, we're not talking about Jay-Z and Beyonce. Yu Qin and Shanshan Du...

Company Accuses Rival Of Sending Spy To Steal Secrets

AP | Posted 12.24.2012 | Business

LONDON -- Vacuum powerhouse Dyson filed legal proceedings Wednesday against Bosch in Britain's High Court, accusing its German rival of having obtaine...

Former Motorola Employee, Alleged Spy Sentenced To 4 Years

AP | JASON KEYSER | Posted 08.29.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- A Chinese-born American convicted of stealing trade secrets from Motorola was sentenced Wednesday to 4 years in prison in a case that prose...

Rick Perry, the Man from Huawei

Ian Fletcher | Posted 11.27.2011 | Politics
Ian Fletcher

Rick Perry cannot be held responsible for everything the Chinese firm Huawei does, or might do, all over the world. But equally, his intimate involvement with them doesn't exactly show good judgment for someone who aspires to be commander in chief of America's national security.

Eight Of America's Most Secretive Companies

24/7 Wall St. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The need for secrecy in business has led to a shadow industry known as industrial espionage. The practices of "spying" used to be physical. A spy woul...

Jon Stewart Author Interview: Eamon Javers On Corporate Espionage (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Politico reporter Eamon Javers was on "The Daily Show" last night to talk about corporate espionage and his new book, "Broker, Trader, Lawyer, Spy." I...

Boeing Economic Espionage Trial Begins

AP | GILLIAN FLACCUS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

SANTA ANA, Calif. — A Chinese-born engineer stole trade secrets critical to the U.S. space program and passed them to China for three decades withou...

The NRA's Dirty Tricks

Paul Helmke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Helmke

When the National Rifle Association asks its members for their next contribution, they might want to disclose how much of that money will be spent to spy on gun violence victims and their families.