USA - Ex-employee banned from mass-mailing ex-colleagues

(ZDNet News) An ex-Intel employee cannot send e-mail to thousands of former colleagues using company distribution lists, a state appellate court has ruled. In a 2-1 decision, California's 3rd District Court of Appeal in Sacramento upheld an injunction against Kourosh Kenneth Hamidi, holding that e-mail he sent over the objections of the company to Intel's staff was an illegal "trespass." 16 December 2001

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