9th Circ. Botched Sanctions Ruling, Startup Argues

Law360 (February 13, 2018, 9:00 PM EST) -- Indiezone Inc. asked the Ninth Circuit on Tuesday to rethink its decision that a lower court correctly sanctioned the startup and its lawyer for bringing a “sham” company into its case alleging that former employees conspired to steal its $1 billion e-commerce processing software.

Indiezone argued to the appeals court that the district court and the Ninth Circuit panel failed to make an individual finding of bad faith against Indiezone Inc. and instead pinned the findings of bad faith on the company for the alleged conduct...
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Indiezone, Inc., et al v. Todd Rooke, et al


Case Number

14-16895

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Appellate - 9th Circuit

Nature of Suit

3470 Civil (Rico)

Date Filed

October 1, 2014

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