The indicted embrace Rohit Kadmisetty, Nishad Kunju, Kristen Leccese, Joseph Nilsen, Hadis Nuhanovic and Ephraim Rosenberg. All of them face prices for industrial bribery, accessing protected laptop methods with out authorization, and wire fraud.
The group will make its first look in a Seattle courtroom docket on October fifteenth.
The case isn’t notably well-timed for Amazon. The company isn’t any stranger to factors with rogue third-party sellers, and has been accused of using vendor info to make competing merchandise and purchase an unfair profit. Whereas the two circumstances aren’t associated, this latest bust doesn’t help Amazon’s claims that it has a cope with on third-party vendor abuse.