Accenture Seeks New Trial After $94M Loss To Wellogix

Law360, New York (June 30, 2011, 2:02 PM EDT) -- Accenture LLP asked a Texas federal judge on Monday to throw out a $94.4 million jury verdict awarded to software company Wellogix Inc., which accused the consulting firm of reneging on a joint marketing deal in a contract and trade secrets suit.

Accenture argued it was lack of demand that sunk Wellogix’s software and not, as the jury found, the misappropriation of trade secrets. The verdict rested on Wellogix’s unreliable and misleading evidence, Accenture claimed in motions for a new trial and for judgment as a...
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