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Waymo-Uber Trial Puts New Spotlight on Tech’s Age-Old Talent War

  • Judge fears case may create tech ‘employee mobility problem’
  • Alphabet lawyer says Uber’s theft of trade secrets was brazen
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Should full frontal lobotomies be required of Silicon Valley engineers looking to change jobs?

Uber Technologies Inc. has said with a touch of hyperbole that that’s what the future holds if Waymo wins its lawsuit accusing the ride-hailing giant of stealing trade secrets by hiring engineers who worked at the Alphabet Inc. unit.