Faiveley Nets Quick Win In Subway Brake IP Suit

Law360, New York (April 14, 2011, 6:19 PM EDT) -- Faiveley Transport USA Inc. won summary judgment Wednesday on claims of misappropriation, unfair competition and unjust enrichment in its suit accusing Wabtec Corp. of stealing trade secret-protected technology used in the New York City subway braking system.

Judge Jed S. Rakoff of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York denied, however, Faiveley's bid for summary judgment on its tortious interference claim. He said an opinion explaining the order would be handed down “in due course.”

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