but I found it shocking that someone would literally rip off every detail of our product,
What it feels like when a competitor utterly rips off your entire company (I’m looking at you…
David Hassell

Well I had my PhD research stolen by my advisor and his disciple grad student. It took them both 10 years to catch up to all that I knew but refused to reveal after I was terminated at the MS level. It ruined my professional career.