Taiwan’s UMC to aid US pursuit of Chinese chip maker Fujian Jinhua over alleged theft of Micron trade secrets

//Taiwan’s UMC to aid US pursuit of Chinese chip maker Fujian Jinhua over alleged theft of Micron trade secrets

Taiwan’s UMC to aid US pursuit of Chinese chip maker Fujian Jinhua over alleged theft of Micron trade secrets

Taiwan’s United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC) pledged “substantial assistance” to the US in a high-profile trade-secrets prosecution of Chinese chip maker Fujian Jinhua Integrated Circuit.UMC pleaded guilty Wednesday in San Francisco federal court in a deal with US prosecutors, who agreed to drop serious charges of economic espionage and conspiracy for the alleged theft of proprietary information from Idaho-based Micron Technology. UMC instead admitted to trade-secret theft and agreed to…

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