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Google Cries Foul At Architect’s Revised RICO Suit

Law360, San Jose (May 15, 2018, 9:20 PM EDT) -- Google objected Tuesday to an architect’s sixth attempt at alleging the tech giant stole his building design technology trade secrets, saying the amended suit filed in California federal court with bolstered Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act claims was improperly filed without the court’s permission.

The 64-page complaint follows in the wake of concerns expressed by U.S. District Judge Beth Freema in March that the RICO claims filed by architect Eli Attia didn’t show a pattern of criminal conduct by Google, but were “regurgitating allegations” made by...
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Case Information

Case Title

Attia et al v. Google LLC et al

Case Number



California Northern

Nature of Suit

Racketeer/Corrupt Organization


Beth Labson Freeman

Date Filed

October 23, 2017

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