The Federal Department of Transportation and the Federal Motor Transport Authority are suspected of having betrayed Daimler’s trade secrets. The Stuttgart prosecutor’s office on Thursday confirmed investigations against actors unknown to the two authorities. “People from the Federal Ministry of Transport and / or the Federal Motor Transport Authority may be suspicious,” a spokeswoman said. Details could not be given due to the ongoing investigation. The investigators acted on their own initiative. There is no complaint. First, the Spiegel reported on the case. The Federal Ministry of Transport has stated that the authorities are complying with the information and cooperation obligations incumbent on the prosecution’s investigation. Daimler declined to comment.
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