MetLife Sues Ex-Workers, Rival Over Poaching

Law360, New York (March 3, 2010, 6:08 PM EST) -- MetLife Bank NA has gone after 10 ex-employees who defected from the lender to work at competitor Evergreen Moneysource Mortgage Co., alleging the workers breached their employment contracts by taking customers and fellow employees with them.

In January there was a “mass exodus” of employees from two of MetLife's branches in Las Vegas, in which nearly all of the mortgage consultant loan officers at the branches simultaneously quit their jobs and promptly joined Evergreen, according to the complaint filed Tuesday in the U.S. District Court for...
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