Texas IP Firm Gets Restraining Order Against Ex-Atty

Law360, Houston (March 27, 2017, 4:03 PM EDT) -- A state judge in Houston on Friday granted a temporary restraining order to an intellectual property law firm that filed suit a day earlier against one of its former attorneys, alleging he had stolen client information and used it to launch his own firm.

Matthews Lawson McCutcheon & Joseph filed its lawsuit against Erik J. Osterrieder on Thursday, alleging that he violated an agreement not to run his own firm while employed at MLMJ, and also that he operated his firm, at least partially, from its office...
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