People visit the M&M store in Times Square on July in New York City.
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A former Mars executive is claiming that a member of the family and the company’s board “stamped” on his foot and told him that he would regret his choice to leave for a position with JAB Holdings.
The allegation is part of JAB Holdings’ rebuttal against a trade secrets lawsuit filed by Mars in May in federal court in Washington, D.C. The M&M maker claims that Jacek Szarzynski, who formerly served as CFO of Mars’ petcare business and is named as