No New Trial For Best Buy In $27M Trade Secrets Fight

Law360, New York (January 17, 2013, 7:16 PM EST) -- A California federal judge Wednesday refused to give Best Buy Co. Inc. a new trial after a jury found the retailer stole TechForward Inc.’s trade secrets and breached a confidentiality agreement concerning an electronics buy-back program, saying he can find no basis for such a move.

Best Buy had argued it was entitled to a new trial or judgment as a matter of law as well as a lowering of the $27 million damage award, because of prejudicial errors during the trial that deprived Best Buy...
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Case Information

Case Title

TechForward, Inc. v. Best Buy Co., Inc.

Case Number



California Central

Nature of Suit

Contract: Other


Otis D. Wright, II

Date Filed

February 10, 2011

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