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Property damage firm says ex-consultant stole ‘library’ of data

By Kelcey Caulder (June 15, 2022, 6:13 p.m. EDT) — Young & Associates, a national property damage consulting firm, sued one of its former consultants and its new rival firm in federal court in Georgia on Tuesday, alleging that the consultant had stolen confidential files and misappropriated trade secrets in order to make his company more competitive at launch.

In its complaint, RL Young LLC, doing business as Young & Associates, alleged that its former consultant Michael Walker, a founding member of Undisputed Consulting LLC, transferred a “veritable library” of more than 30,000 confidential files to a external hard drive shortly before left the company in July 2021. He then used this hard drive…

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