Neways, Inc. v. Mower, 543 F. Supp. 2d 1277 - Dist. Court, D. Utah, 2008

If a distributor agreement does not contain language that restrictions on cross-recruiting extend beyond termination or cancellation, the former distributor will not be prohibited from cross-recruiti


1) Is Neways entitled to an order requiring Defendants to search records for, return and refrain from using in recruiting, Neways' trade secret, confidential and proprietary information in the form of distributor sales and contact information; and, 2) Is Neways entitled to an injunction, based upon Defendants' breach of the distributor contract and company policies, prohibiting Defendants from recruiting Neways distributors other than Defendants' frontline or family?

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Published In: Civil Procedure Updates, MLM / Direct Sales Updates, MLM Consulting / Network Marketing Updates

Reference Info:Federal, 10th Circuit, Utah | United States

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