Judge Grants TRO In Power Co.'s Trade Secrets Suit

Law360, New York (March 18, 2011, 8:47 PM EDT) -- A Texas state judge granted a temporary restraining order prohibiting a former Star Electricity Inc. employee from using confidential pricing information and customer lists at her new job at rival electricity provider Champion Energy Services LLC.

Judge Dan Hinde agreed to the restraining order Thursday in the Harris County District Court in Texas, one day after Star Electricity, known as StarTex, filed the suit accusing Emily Grace Salinas of breaching an employee confidentiality agreement by using trade secret information to siphon customers away from StarTex....
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