UPDATED. 2024-05-17 07:44 (금)
Court finds former Seoul Semiconductor employee ‘guilty’
Court finds former Seoul Semiconductor employee ‘guilty’
  • Gijong Lee
  • 승인 2020.03.15 17:10
  • 댓글 0
이 기사를 공유합니다

Sentenced to 8-month jail term

Seoul Semiconductor said on Mar. 12 that a former researcher has been found guilty of leaking LED technology by an Incheon district court and sentenced to a jail term of 8 months and a 2-year probation.

The employee, following his departure from Seoul Semiconductor in December 2014, leaked the technology to one of the company’s business partners.

“The ruling sets the precedent whether an individual or a company, they all are judged by the law when it comes to leaking or stealing industrial technology,” said Seoul Semiconductor in a statement.

Over the past two years, the Korean chipmaker has filed 32 lawsuits in a total of 7 countries including the US, Europe, China and Japan against both individuals and companies for stealing its technology. It has won each and every case.

The Elec is South Korea’s No.1 tech news platform.

삭제한 댓글은 다시 복구할 수 없습니다.
그래도 삭제하시겠습니까?
댓글 0
계정을 선택하시면 로그인·계정인증을 통해
댓글을 남기실 수 있습니다.

  • 515, Nonhyeon-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea 4F, Ahsung Bldg.
  • 대표전화 : 82-2-2658-4707
  • 팩스 : 82-2-2659-4707
  • 청소년보호책임자 : Stan LEE
  • 법인명 : The Elec Inc.
  • 제호 : THE ELEC, Korea Electronics Industry Media
  • 등록번호 : 서울, 아05435
  • 등록일 : 2018-10-15
  • 발행일 : 2018-10-15
  • 발행인 : JY HAN
  • 편집인 : JY HAN
  • THE ELEC, Korea Electronics Industry Media Prohibiting unauthorized duplication,publishing,modification and distribution the material on this Site for any purpose.
  • Copyright © 2024 THE ELEC, Korea Electronics Industry Media. All rights reserved. mail to powerusr@thelec.kr