Boston Firm Gets $1.2M In Trade Secret Dispute With Ex-Attys

Law360 (June 24, 2019, 8:49 PM EDT) -- A Massachusetts law firm specializing in asbestos and toxic tort litigation has won nearly $1.2 million in its suit alleging that several former attorneys stole its trade secrets and started a rival firm, after a state jury returned a verdict in its favor.

On June 18, Suffolk County Superior Court Judge Kenneth W. Salinger entered a judgment on the jury's $900,000 verdict in favor of Governo Law Firm LLC with $267,082 in interest and $280 in costs. Though the verdict varied slightly among the defendants, the jury generally concluded that CMBG3 Law LLC — another Boston-based law firm — and certain...

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