WHO GOT THE WORK?℠ - Shook, Hardy & Bacon partner Amir M. Nassihi, co-chair of the firm’s class action and appellate practice, has entered an appearance for Tesla in a pending consumer class action. The action, filed Dec. 14 in California Northern District Court by the O’Connor Law Group; Reallaw APC and Wirtz Law, contends that Tesla unilaterally modifies motor vehicle order agreements after they have been fully executed. The action further contends that the modifications include a change in terms and increased prices for the vehicles and features. The case, assigned to U.S. District Judge Haywood S. Gilliam Jr., is 4:21-cv-09635, Horowitz v. Tesla Motors, Inc.  Read the complaint on Law.com Radar and check out the most recent edition of Law.com’s Who Got the Work?℠ column to find out which law firms and lawyers are being brought in to handle key cases and close major deals for their clients.

SPILLED SECRETS? - Duane Morris filed a trade secret lawsuit Thursday in Rhode Island District Court on behalf of Chemtex LLC, a manufacturer of spill control products. The suit takes aim at the company’s former regional sales manager, Donna Ouellette, for allegedly violating her employment agreement by misappropriating confidential information to create a competing company. Counsel have not yet appeared for the defendant. The case is 1:22-cv-00056, Chemtex, LLC v. OuelletteStay up on the latest deals and litigation with the new Law.com Radar.