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SAN FRANCISCO — Lawyers and engineers occupy professional worlds which have their own distinct codes, quirks and vocabularies.

Thursday afternoon, on the fourth day of the high-profile trade secrets showdown between Waymo and Uber, the professional differences between lawyers and engineers were on stark display, particularly during the testimony of Waymo engineer Sasha Zbrozek.

Zbrozek, who managed one of Waymo’s file servers central to the case, wrote emails that attorneys for both sides raised in opening statements Monday. In them, Zbrozek appeared to downplay the value of the 14,000-plus Waymo files former engineer Anthony Levandowski downloaded from the server shortly before he left Google to found a company later acquired by Uber.

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Ross Todd

Ross Todd is the Editor/columnist for the Am Law Litigation Daily. He writes about litigation of all sorts. Previously, Ross was the Bureau Chief of The Recorder, ALM's California affiliate. Contact Ross at [email protected] On Twitter: @Ross_Todd.

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