Cases & Deals

Lincoln Electric defeats TRO, obtains dismissal of DJ action by former employee involving restrictive covenants

Clients Lincoln Electric Company, The

On behalf of The Lincoln Electric Company, Jones Day defeated a request for a temporary restraining order and obtained a dismissal of a declaratory judgment action originally filed in Georgia state court against Lincoln Electric and its subsidiary by a former employee seeking to declare a covenant not to compete and other restrictive covenants not enforceable.

Bell v. Harris Calorific, Inc., et al., Case Nos. 2:06-CV-175 (N.D. Ga. 2006), 1:06-CV-3003 (N.D. Ohio 2006)