Hi all,

To be honest I'm surprised this kind of thing doesn't happen for often.

My Dad was an engineer for a toy company & industrial espionage was a big concern for his former firm. They had private defectives and internal detective on the payroll all the time....see the link for the entire article.

Take care,

Jay

Three Foxconn Employees Arrested for iPad 2 Leaks

by Mies Larsen on April 29, 2011

Three Foxconn Employees Arrested for iPad 2 Leaks


It’s no secret that Apple doesn’t like its secrets to get out at all. iPad 2 cases had started emerging in China four months before the tablet made its first appearance. The structure of the cases was so accurate that Foxconn, electronics manufacturer for Apple, HP, Nokia, Palm, and Sony, had to look inside for the perpetrators. It found them and three employees were arrested on charges of leaking design specs before Apple’s official announcement.