Former Clorox Exec Allowed To Join SC Johnson

Law360, New York (June 11, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A judge has refused to throw out a trade secrets suit filed by The Clorox Co. against S.C. Johnson & Son Inc. over the rival household-products maker's hire of a top Clorox executive, but declined to issue a restraining order that would prohibit the executive from working at S.C. Johnson.

Judge J.P. Stadtmueller of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin ruled Tuesday that Clorox had alleged sufficient facts to support its claims of misappropriation of trade secrets, and denied S.C. Johnson's motion...
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