And if someone violates the internal statutes of the company, the leadership is ready to do everything to punish the guilty.
The Federal Bureau of investigation, the U.S. accused a former employee of Apple Solana Zhang in the theft of sensitive information and reselling it for profit. The scandal has affected Project Titan — secret project associated with the company’s plans to issue its own vehicle, or for him.
Xiaolan town Zhang was hired in December 2015. His sphere of activity was the development and testing of printed circuit boards, which processed and analyzed the data from sensors.
Zhang had access to the confidential information of Apple. After the departure on maternity leave, he stated that he returned to China to work in the company Xmotors.
By the way, Xmotors just deals with Autonomous driving for cars. Now ex-Apple engineer is suspected of informing, and theft of technology. Given that Zhang had access to the prototype, Apple’s demands to punish Zhang to the fullest extent of the law.
The Federal Bureau of investigation, Zhang admitted that he uploaded the working files on a laptop the couple. The arrest of the suspect took place on 7 July.
It seems that the fault of Zhang Xiaolan town almost proved. Given that he signed the Agreement of intellectual property and the confidentiality of commercial secrets (and the contract he has broken), to it threatens till 10 years of imprisonment and a fine of $ 250 thousand dollars.