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Boston Scientific Corporation v. Takahashi, et al. (Lawyers Weekly No. 09-060-17)

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS

 

SUFFOLK, so                                                                                            SUPERIOR COURT

CIVIL ACTION

  1. 2017-02976 BLS 2

 

  BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION,

Plaintiff

 

vs.

 

LYNN TAKAHASHI, GENE ZIGRA, JONATHAN OLSEN,

and NUVECTRA CORPORATION

Defendants

MEMORANDUM OF DECISION AND ORDER ON

PLAINTIFF’S MOTION TO DISMISS FOR FORUM NON CONVENIENS

 

This is an action against three former employees of the plaintiff Boston Scientific Corporation (Boston Scientific) and their current employer, the  Nuvectra Corporation (Nuvectra) alleging misappropriation of confidential information and violations of a nonsolicitation clause in the individual defendants’ employment agreements with plaintiff.  Each  of those agreements contains clauses designating Massachusetts as the forum and Massachusetts law as the governing law for any legal disputes arising from the agreements.  The defendants now move to dismiss the action based on the doctrine of forum non conveniens.   This Court concludes that the Motion must be Denied. read more

Posted by Stephen Sandberg - January 9, 2018 at 1:02 pm

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