The judge banned Uber to use technology stolen from Waymo
As you know, in February Waymo has filed a lawsuit against Uber, accusing it of stealing technology. Although Uber has called the allegations slander, this week, the judge came to the conclusion that the theft had taken place. He banned Uber to use the technology of a laser rangefinder, the details of which were handed Uber a former employee Waymo Anthony Lewandowski (Anthony Levandowski). In addition, Uber is ordered till the end of the month to return all the stolen materials.
According to the judge, the company Waymo provided strong evidence that Lewandowski before retiring copied files with confidential information. In addition, it was confirmed that the purchase by Uber company Otto created Lewandowski, Lewandowski and Uber had planned even before leaving the last of Waymo.