Represented annuities issuer preliminarily enjoining former securities broker/insurance agent (who had no non-competition covenant in agency agreement) from competing unfairly, misleading customers and misappropriating trade secrets. Injunction preserved substantial client group at risk of departing. Defended previously threatened $5 million counterclaim in arbitration for wrongful termination, sex and sexual preference discrimination, tortious interference and defamation. Obtained dismissal of $5M counterclaim and award of $25,000 for client.
Before proceeding, please note: If you are not a current client of Lane Powell PC, please do not include any information in this email that you or someone else considers to be confidential or secret in nature. Prior to the establishment of a lawyer-client relationship, unsolicited emails from non-clients containing confidential or secret information cannot be protected from disclosure.