Oil Investor Says Competitor Destroyed Evidence In IP Case

Law360, Dallas (May 2, 2013, 8:17 PM EDT) -- An oil and gas investment company dueling with a competitor over allegedly stolen trademarks and logos on Thursday told a Texas federal judge its rival had destroyed evidence and so hindered the discovery process that it is entitled to a default judgment on liability.

T&E Investment Group LLC, which operates as Roberts Investment Group, argued Thursday it’s entitled to severe sanctions that would limit further proceedings and a trial to damages only, saying Breitling Oil & Gas Corp. and its CEO Christopher Faulkner had wiped evidence...
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