Senior Employees Suspended After Leaks

BBC News (BBC) reports that Renault has dismissed three senior managers following a detailed investigation into the alleged leaking of electric vehicle secrets, but will give them the opportunity to respond to the charges. Reportedly, Renault and Nissan have heavily invested in electric vehicle technology and are now worried their “leadership in this technology” is under threat.
BBC: Renault suspends senior managers over secrets leak (5 January 2011)
(Source: BBC)