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)