Uncle Milton locks horns with Brainstorm

Katie Roberts

By Katie Roberts

February 2nd 2011 at 9:54AM
Uncle Milton locks horns with Brainstorm

US science and gadget toy specialist takes legal action against former UK distributor.

Uncle Milton is making five claims, including breach of contract, breach of implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing, breach of fiduciary duty, unjust enrichment and misappropriation of trade secrets.

The firm is taking legal action against its former distributor in the UK and Ireland, and is demanding jury trial, seeking among other things, monetary damages, punitive damages and attorney's fees.

A spokesperson for Brainstorm offerered: "Brainstorm are currently unable to make any comment, as they have not received notification of any legal action against them."