Ex-Yellow Book CEO Sued Over Failed Takeover Plot

Law360, New York (April 29, 2013, 2:11 PM ET) -- Former Yellow Book USA CEO Joseph Walsh was sued Friday in New York and accused by his former employer of mounting a malicious campaign to undermine the company's leadership and procuring confidential business information as part of a failed bid to acquire the directory service.

Yellow Book, which is now known as Hibu US, claims Walsh violated the terms of his separation agreement after leaving the company in October 2011 and in his attempt to seize control of the business unlawfully obtained nonpublic information about the...
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