IPG Sues Omnicom Over Quaker

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CHICAGO-Foote, Cone & Belding and Interpublic Group have sued Omnicom, DDB and former FCB Chicago president Brian Williams in an effort to stop Williams from moving to a DDB unit to run the Quaker Oats business.

The lawsuit, filed Monday, Oct. 1, in Cook County Circuit Court, charges Williams, Omnicom and DDB with a host of wrongs, including breach of contract and fiduciary duties, and tortious interference with contract and business relations.

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