Medical Device Co. Says Exec Misappropriated Trade Secrets

Law360, New York (November 25, 2013, 2:10 PM EST) -- Medical device company Scion BioMedical Inc. launched a lawsuit Thursday in Florida federal court, accusing one of its board members of misusing confidential information from a new product Scion was developing, to file a patent for her own company.

The suit alleges that Allison London Brown, who was recruited to work as Scion’s chief strategy and operating officer, misappropriated trade secrets related to the company's development of the “Clo-SurPlus P.A.D.,” a device manufactured from a unique chitosan, or fat-binding fiber, used for managing bleeding wounds such...
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