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Uber Attorney Admits That Board Members & Ex-CEO Knew Of Letter Stating That Employees Were Trained To Steal Trade Secrets & Cover Tracks

December 1st, 2017 | by James Ayre

During a testimony on Wednesday, an Uber company attorney admitted that the company's former CEO and a number of board members were well aware of a letter which seems to have been actively hidden by the company from investigators, but which recently came to light. The letter alleges that Uber employees were trained to steal trade secrets when possible, and to cover their tracks using communications programs with disappearing messages (Wickr; Telegram) and a separate, dedicated computer system

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