Three Rivers Provider Network Inc. is a medical billing company headquartered in Nevada.
It employed three high-ranking individuals, gave them access to its intellectual property and had them sign confidentiality agreements. All three employees did not live in Nevada. The employees allegedly left Three Rivers and started a competing business in California, Medical Cost Containment Professionals LLC, using Three Rivers’ confidential information and business models and breaching their confidentiality agreements with Three Rivers.
Three Rivers filed a complaint for breach of contract in Nevada against Medical Cost. The employees filed a motion to dismiss the complaint for lack