Sam Adams Maker Sues Former Exec Over Jump To Anchor

Law360, New York (September 27, 2011, 4:22 PM EDT) -- Samuel Adams brewer Boston Beer Corp. on Tuesday lodged a suit against a former sales manager and rival Anchor Brewing Co. LLC in Massachusetts federal court, claiming its ex-manager violated his employment agreement by leaving to join Anchor.

Boston Beer brought the suit against Judd Hausner, its former district manager for the North Bay Area in California, and Anchor alleging that after Hausner left Boston Beer, he immediately took a key sales and marketing position with Anchor, despite the fact his employment agreement prevented him from...
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