Tesla has settled with a former employee that it has sued for downloading data related to its autopilot features, Reuters Reported. Tesla Kao filed a lawsuit against Guangzhou Back in 2019, Accusing its former engineer of copying data to an iCloud account and taking it to its new employer, Chinese Exmotors (owned by Expeng).
Cao allegedly paid Tesla financially as part of the terms of the settlement, but the amount and other details were not disclosed. Kaur’s legal representative confirmed the settlement, saying he had never provided Tesla information to Exmotors or any other agency. Exmotors was not a party to the lawsuit and said it had respected its own intellectual property and intellectual property rights while sitting at home.
In the original filing, Tesla stated that its autopilot feature is the “crown jewel of Tesla’s intellectual property portfolio.” The company recently released its complete self-driving update, offering new features like automatic lane-changing, auto-parking, summons and much more. An NTSB board recently said in A Tweet of the series It is absolutely true that the name of the car was “fraudulent”, because it is “not true … that the car can now drive itself.”
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