Aon Risk Services Sues Ex-VP For Trade Secrets Theft

Law360, New York (June 15, 2011, 10:32 PM EDT) -- Aon Risk Services Northeast Companies Inc. sued a former executive on Wednesday in New York state court for allegedly stealing trade secrets and violating a noncompete agreement by taking a job at rival insurance broker Alliant Insurance Services Inc.

Michael Cusack, who until Monday was an executive vice president for Aon Construction Services Group, allegedly recruited 40 other employees, including several senior executives, to join Alliant's newly created construction services group, according to the complaint.

"In order to carry out their unlawful conspiracy to rob Aon...
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