Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.
(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.
(Washington: Pete Williams) The growing crime of economic espionage against American industry examined; scenes shown of security at Fonar Corp., where magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) was developed. [Fonar founder Dr. Raymond DAMADIAN - says if technology is stolen, you cannot compete.] FBI report on four methods of spying outlined on screen. [Chubb Insurance Corporation vice chairman John J. DEGNAN - cites losses in the billions.] The difficulties in fighting economic espionage because of the lack of federal laws against stealing company secrets noted. [Before Congress, FBI director Louis FREEH, Senator Dianne FEINSTEIN - comment on espionage by foreign nations.] [Former FBI agent William TAFOYA - comments on the need for training to track spying.]
- Williams, Brian;
- Williams, Pete
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
- You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
- You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
- If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.