In Pictures: The 9 ugliest allegations of China-ba...
WHAT HAPPENED: The Justice Department charged several people and a number of companies affiliated with the Pangang titanium and vanadium group with conspiracy to steal trade secrets from DuPont – specifically, technology for the production of titanium dioxide, a paint pigment.
FALLOUT: The case has yet to go to trial, and Pangang's lawyers won an important procedural battle last year. A critical hearing on the future of the case is set for August 16.
In Pictures: The 9 ugliest allegations of China-based IP theft