A Culver City, California man was arrested Thursday on federal charges of economic espionage and violating the Arms Export Control Act for trying to sell sensitive satellite information to a person he thought was a Russian spy.
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A former PPG Industries Inc. chemist was arrested Thursday and charged in federal court in Pittsburgh with theft of trade secrets.
A federal jury in San Francisco found two people and one company guilty of economic espionage, theft of trade secrets, tax evasion and other crimes for their roles in stealing trade secrets from DuPont and sending them to state-owned Chinese companies.
'A February report by the European Union alleged that Echelon [a spy satellite system run by the National Security Agency] has been used for economic espionage. . . .