SKF Hits Ex-Exec With Breach Of Contract Suit

Law360, New York (September 14, 2010, 4:37 PM EDT) -- SKF USA Inc. is seeking declaratory judgment that one of its former executives violated an employment agreement struck after SKF's $22 million purchase of his company.

The company launched a suit in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania on Monday in the hopes of preventing James W. Miller Jr. from violating his employment contract's noncompete provisions.

SKF, which makes and sells industrial ball and roller bearings, purchased Miller's Preventive Maintenance Co. Inc. in 2007 and brought Miller on as a vice president...
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