WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) — Employees are suing Bradley D. Simon and Simon & Partners LLP for alleged breach of contract and breach of duty.
Brian C. Brook and Matthew J. Peed filed a complaint on June 19 in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, alleging that the defendants concealed material facts regarding their work from the plaintiffs, resulting in the defendants allegedly receiving $700,000 in profits from the plaintiffs' work.
According to the complaint, the plaintiffs allege that they suffered damages from being denied profits that were due to them. The plaintiffs holds the defendants responsible for allegedly failing to inform them of their compensation while they were employed at the company.
The plaintiffs request a trial by jury and seek rescission or voiding of the contracts, compensation in quantum merit not less than $425,000 to Brook and $87,075 to Peed, restitution and disgorgement, compensatory damages, interest, punitive damages, all legal fees and any other relief this court deems just. They are represented by Timothy R. Clinton of Clinton Brook & Peed in Washington, D.C.
U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia case number 1:17-cv-01207-CRC