Former RFMD Employees Can't Shake Trade Secrets Case

Law360, New York (September 30, 2013, 6:39 PM ET) -- A North Carolina federal judge refused Monday to dismiss a suit RF Micro Devices Inc. filed against three former employees alleging they violated confidentiality agreements and stole proprietary company information, rejecting the ex-workers' contention that the allegations were vague and the court should abstain from hearing the case.

The wireless circuitry company's accused ex-employees failed to convince U.S. District Judge William Osteen Jr. that the suit, which alleges they used confidential RFMD information to start up Vanchip Technologies Ltd., was not specific enough about which trade...
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