Rohm & Haas Beats IP Theft Claims In Pa. Appeals Court

Law360, Philadelphia (August 6, 2013, 5:54 PM EDT) -- Rohm & Haas Co. dodged a suit alleging that the chemical giant improperly sought a competitor's trade secrets through litigation it launched in 2000, as a Pennsylvania appeals court found Tuesday that the claims were barred by the two-year statute of limitations on abuse-of-process suits.

A three-judge Superior Court panel found that EverNu Technology LLC — a company owned and operated by a former Rohm & Haas employee turned competitor — first started attempting to quash subpoenas in the underlying trade secrets case in 2003, indicating...
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