METROPLEX HOMEBUYERS, LLC Plaintiff,
JOSHUA ROGAN and ASHLE PEREIRA Defendants.
IN THE DISTRICT COURT
162nd JUDICIAL DISTRICT
DALLAS COUNTY, TEXAS
CAUSE NO. DC-18-15015
AGREED ORDER ON PLAINTIFF’S MOTION FOR PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION
After considering Metroplex Homebuyers, LLC’s (“Metroplex”) Motion for Preliminary Injunction against Defendants, Joshua Rogan (“Rogan”) and Ashle Pereira (“Pereira”), and considering that Defendants Rogan and Pereira have agreed to this Preliminary Injunction, the Court:
GRANTS Plaintiff’s Motion against both Defendants.
It is therefore ORDERED, ADJUDGED and DECREED that a Preliminary Injunction is effective immediately against Defendants Joshua Rogan and Ashle Pereira as follows:
While this case is pending a Preliminary Injunction is issued enjoining Joshua Rogan and Ashle Pereira from directly or indirectly doing any of the following:
a. Using or disclosing Metroplex’s Confidential Information and/or Trade Secret Information. For purposes of a Temporary Injunction, Confidential and/or Trade Secret Information shall include the following categories (provided that the information was not obtained from a public source and that Defendants did not place the information in the public domain):
- Customer lists, customer information and/or any contents of purchase or sale contracts previously entered into by Metroplex and/or by Defendants while marketing to or contacting Metroplex customers;
- Information concerning Metroplex’s financial status, purchases and/or sales of houses, or marketing strategies;
- Information concerning the manner in which Metroplex’s products and services are administered and managed;
- Information concerning Metroplex’s process for evaluating and negotiating prices for properties.
b. Directly or indirectly soliciting business from, or attempting to sell, license or provide the same or similar products or services as are now provided to, any customer or client of Metroplex or using Metroplex’s existing clients’ demographic or confidential information to solicit and provide quotes and/or transfer business to any competing entity.
c. Soliciting any customer of Metroplex for the benefit of Rogan and/or Pereira and/or any business entity in which one or both Defendants are involved as an employee, contractor, owner, shareholder or partner.
d. Directly or indirectly engaging in any competitive business with Metroplex, including but not limited to: (i) engaging in a business as owner, partner or agent, (ii) becoming an employee of any third party that is engaged in such business and/or (iii) becoming interested directly or indirectly in any such business in the following Texas counties: Collin, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Hood, Hunt, Johnson, Kaufman, Parker, Rockwall, Somervell, Tarrant and Wise.
e. Directly or indirectly soliciting, interfering, inducing or attempting to cause any employee, contractor or customer to terminate his or her business relationship with Metroplex.
SIGNED on the December 14, 2018 by the Presiding Judge