IP prediction: Tesla wants to get the secret case out of court

By Andrew Karpan (August 11, 2022, 9:44 p.m. EDT) — Tesla Inc. will tell a California federal judge next week that an employment contract now warrants arbitration of its trade secrets case against an engineer hired to help developing a supercomputer meant to power the company’s self-driving cars.

Just months after San Francisco U.S. District Judge James Donato refused to issue a temporary restraining order, or TRO, against former Tesla engineer Alexander Yatskov, his former employer dropped the job. Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati PC team for boutique counsel. firm Charis Lex PC who will now ask the judge on Thursday to put an end to…

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