Man pleads guilty, faces jail time and fines in counterfeit IC case

Deffree, Suzanne
November 2009
Electronic News (10616624);11/30/2009, Vol. 55 Issue 47, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports on the conviction of Neil Felahy, one of the three family members in California, on the charges for trafficking counterfeit integrated circuits (ICs) to the Navy and of defrauding the government in the U.S. He was indicted and entered a plea agreement in which he will cooperate with the government. Felahy faces ten years of imprisonment and a fine of 2,000,000 dollars for trafficking and five years incarceration and a fine of 250,000 dollars for consipiracy.


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