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DuPont wins motion for summary judgment in Kevlar antitrust case

 |  April 9, 2012

The U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia (Richmond) has granted DuPont’s motion for summary judgment on antitrust claims raised by Kolon Industries. South Korea-based Kolon alleged that DuPont tried to monopolize the Kevlar market. In September 2011, a federal jury had found that Kolon stole trade secrets involving DuPont’s Kevlar technology.

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