The present proceedings began in August 1997 when MCS filed a multi-count complaint against the Defendants alleging various business torts. (Emphasis added.)…..
MCS’s complaint asserted causes of action against the Defendants for misappropriation of trade secrets and unfair trade practices, procurement of breach of contract, intentional interference with business relationship, civil conspiracy, and breach of fiduciary duty.
Manufacturers Consolidation Service, Inc. v. Rodell 42 S.W.3d 846, 850 (Tenn.Ct.App.,2000)