MAKO Surgical Corp. Secures Court-Ordered Permanent Injunction Against Blue Belt Technologies, Inc.
Published: Apr 05, 2013
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., April 4, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MAKO Surgical Corp. (Nasdaq:MAKO) today announced that it has obtained an Order Granting Permanent Injunction enjoining Blue Belt Technologies, Inc. from engaging a former MAKO employee and requiring the destruction of all proprietary MAKO business information in Blue Belt's possession. On January 30, 2013, Blue Belt announced that former MAKO sales manager Jeff Gellman had been hired as West Area Vice President of Sales. MAKO brought an action against Blue Belt and Mr. Gellman in the U.S. District Court of the Southern District of Florida to enforce the non-competition agreement between MAKO and Mr. Gellman and to prohibit the use or disclosure of MAKO's proprietary information.