ADT Commercial is suing a former employee and subcontractor for allegedly stealing ADT's proprietary pricing tools, customers and projects.
ADT alleges that it used tracking software that showed how the employee stole ADT's information and then shared that information when the employee defected to the ADT subcontractor, turned competitor.
Inside this note, we analyze the case, the risks involved for integrators and employees.
Update: On July 13, 2021, a court filing showed this case was settled between ADT and the defendants. The terms of the settlement were not disclosed.