Sara Lee Strikes Deal Near End Of Trade Secrets Trial

Law360, Chicago (March 12, 2012, 12:27 PM EDT) -- Sara Lee Corp. reached a deal Friday in its suit against rival Tyson Foods Inc. and a former plant manager who it had alleged was destined to leak the company's trade secrets, striking an agreement near the final hour of the case's Illinois bench trial.

U.S. Magistrate Judge Morton Denlow held a settlement conference in the lawsuit Sara Lee brought against Tyson and Vincent W. Burns II, and the parties reached an agreement, according to a Friday docket entry. Sara Lee launched the complaint in October...
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