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1. Are you saying that the oil company violated your MSA by giving this employee his own MSA?
2. Is there anything in your MSA that gives you an exclusive territory?
3. It does appear that the employee also may have breached a fiduciary duty to act in your best interest. Can you tell me more about how he may have used his position at your company to secure his own MSA?
4. Does he now compete against you in your assigned territory?