• Posts Tagged ‘breach of confidential relationship’

    The Danger of Overreaching

    by  • March 11, 2012 • copyright, patent, trade dress, trademark

    drawing and specimen for plaintiff’s trade dress registration Plaintiff Lauren Brenner started Pure Power Boot Camp, a military-style exercise facility. She hired the defendants and they decided to start a competing business called Warrior Fitness Boot Camp. The defendants behaved despicably; while still her employees they had one’s client/girlfriend promote Warrior Fitness to Pure...

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    Giving An Idea to Your Employer

    by  • December 23, 2011 • copyright

    If an employee has a pre-existing idea that he or she brings to the employer, who owns it? At first blush it seems pretty easy, that the employee would own it. What, though, if the employer puts time, effort and money into developing the idea, then what? This is the situation in Woodfords Family...

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