Judge Bars Employee From Testifying On Trademark Confusion In Trade Secrets Suit
(October 14, 2016, 9:58 AM EDT) -- PHILADELPHIA — In a misappropriation of trade secrets lawsuit, a company’s employee in its marketing department is unqualified due to a lack of technical knowledge to testify on issues such as “branding, trademark confusion, customer reactions, business ethics, or trademark law,” a Pennsylvania federal judge ruled Oct. 12, excluding the testimony (Alpha Pro Tech Inc. v. VWR International LLC, No. 12-1615, E.D. Pa.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 141030).
(Memorandum available. Document #30-161111-001Z.)
Alpha Pro Tec Inc. sued VWR International LLC in the U.S. District Court for...