Unfair Competition Litigation Cases
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Total Plastics v. Kleerex International, Inc., no. 01-3947-CK (Ottawa Co. MI 2001-02): alleged tortious interference with customer relations after distribution contract termination; enforcement of arbitration clause; appealed and settled in mediation.
Delos Palmer v. Fox Software, no. 92-CV-7339 (N.D.OH 1994): breach of corporate duties, attorney malpractice; software investor sued for defendants' taking newer versions of FoxBASE software to their own companies without notice; $22 million verdict for plaintiff entered with remittitur to $14 million; partly settled with $3 mm payment; reversed by 6th Circuit Court; cert denied.
Peripheral Devices Corporation v. Carl Ververs, 1995 U.S.Dist. LEXIS 11389 (N.D.IL), and two related cases: breach of restrictive covenants (trade secrets and customer relations) in computer workstation sales employment agreements; TROs and Preliminary Injunctions entered after hearing; settled.