After 3 years of litigation, Direct List LLC, has won a $2mm + costs and legal fees trial verdict against former Vistage Chair Phil Kessler. A Federal Court jury unanimously found Kessler responsible for:
1. Intentional Fraud;
2. Intentional Interference with Prospective Economic Advantage;
3. Negligent Interference with Prospective Economic Advantage;
4. Misappropriation of Trade Secrets; and
5. Violation of the California Comprehensive Computer Data and Fraud Act.
A copy of the Federal Court Jury’s Verdict Sheet can be found HERE.
— Direct List, LLC is beneficially owned by Eran Salu, who was a member of Vistage at the time the Fraud occurred.
— Phil Kessler was Eran Salu’s Vistage Chair at the time the Fraud occurred.