Author Archives: Michael Bechauf

About Michael Bechauf

Once in a while, there are things that I feel strongly about. Those are my thoughts. Follow me at @mbechauf.

Justice prevailed

The verdict is in. Robert Choi has been found guilty of breaching his Specialized employment contract, while the jury found for Barley Forsman, clearing him of any claims by Specialized against him. On the other side, the jury sent Specialized … Continue reading

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Specialized vs Volagi, final day of trial

The trial continued today with a big surprise: Of the three claims against Volagi, only one remained, which was that Robert Choi and Barley Forsman breached their employment contract by not informing their employer Specialized that they were planning to … Continue reading

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Volagi vs Specialized – an Observer’s Point of View

As a software and open source guy, I’m naturally interested in the use of intellectual property in business. Even though I have five bikes in my garage,  I don’t know much about the use of intellectual property and trade secrets in … Continue reading

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