Iowa News: Cedar Rapids, Former DuPont Employee, Josh Harry Isler Pleads Guilty to Stealing Trade Secrets and Lying to the FBI
Took Trade Secrets and Proprietary Information When He Accepted a Job with a Competitor
Cedar Rapids,Iowa. Josh Harry Isler, age 55, from St. Ansgar, Iowa, pled guilty today in United States District Court in Cedar Rapids to one count of trade secret theft and one count of making a false statement or representation to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
As part of his guilty plea, Isler admitted that during August 2013, while employed with DuPont, but after having accepted an offer of employment from a competitor, he stole trade secrets of DuPont.