CONTACT US 24/7

Your Employment Law and Litigation Professionals

Supporting Your Workplace Rights

Client Prevails in TRO Hearing Over Non-Solicitation of Surgeons and Hospitals

Our client, a former senior sales representative of a  large publicly traded Swiss medical device manufacturer, prevailed in a temporary restraining order hearing before Judge Tharpe in Chicago federal court on Thursday.   The company alleged that our client violated his non-solicitation agreement by working (on behalf of competitors) with surgeons and sought to restrain him from doing so on an emergency basis.  The lawsuit alleged breach of an employment contract, violation of federal and state trade secret laws, and sought emergency injunction relief.  We argued that the non-compete, non-solicitation, and confidentiality agreements were too broad and therefore unenforceable.   Following this initial victory, we will be filing a class action counterclaim asking that the court invalidate the restrictive covenants (non-compete, nonsolication, etc) for all similar workers of this company.

  • Free Case Review

    * (See Disclaimer Below)





  • Click here to fill out our Wage and/or Overtime Potential Client Intake Form

    Click here to fill out our general Employee Potential Client Intake Form

  • "The information contained on this site, submitting a case to us, and/or discussing your case with us does NOT create an attorney-client relationship. Only an executed engagement letter will create an attorney-client relationship. In other words, we are not your lawyer until we agree through a written engagement letter to be your lawyer. Please do not send any confidential information to us until an attorney-client relationship has been established through a written contract."