Medical Device Maker Gets $7.5M From Jury In Contract Suit

Law360, New York (November 23, 2015, 3:35 PM EST) -- A Texas federal jury on Friday awarded Dallas-based medical device manufacturer ThermoTek Inc. more than $7.5 million with additional prejudgment interest in its long-running suit against an Illinois-based distributor accused of using its distribution agreement to steal trade secrets and develop its own competing product line.

The verdict, as described in a Friday court filing, is a victory for plaintiff ThermoTek, which had filed claims against defendant Mike Wilford and a slew of companies he owned and operated for conduct he engaged in after setting up...
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Case Title

Orthoflex Inc, et al, v. ThermoTek Inc


Case Number

3:11-cv-00870

Court

Texas Northern

Nature of Suit

Contract: Other Contract

Judge

Sidney A Fitzwater

Date Filed

April 26, 2011

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