Magistrate OKs DePuy Trade Secrets Claims Against Reps

Law360, Los Angeles (November 08, 2013, 9:58 PM ET) -- A medical device subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson has plausibly alleged that two former sales representatives violated noncompete agreements, a Virginia federal magistrate judge said Tuesday, recommending denying defense requests to dismiss allegations that their new employer illegally induced the sales agents to break the agreements.

DePuy Synthes Sales Inc. claims Michael Jones and Jacob Schools shared trade secrets and undermined the company's ability to compete in eastern Virginia's spinal device market after they resigned their DePuy positions and joined Sky Surgical Inc. to sell a...
To view the full article, register now.

Documents

Related

Sections

Case Information

Case Title

DePuy Synthes Sales, Inc. v. Jones et al


Case Number

2:13-cv-00392

Court

Virginia Eastern

Nature of Suit

Contract: Other

Judge

Mark S. Davis

Date Filed

July 16, 2013

Law Firms

Companies