Gianfranco Lanci may be gone from Acer, but the PC maker's former chief is not forgotten -- not financially, at least. The company is suing the exec over non-compete violations, after he jumped ship
around this time last year. The exec recently landed a gig at Lenovo
as head of its Europe, Middle East and Africa division, after doing some time as a consultant for the company
. Acer filed the suit in Lanci's native Italy, alleging that he "has clearly breached the terms" of the 12-month non-compete. No word yet on how much the company is seeking with the claim.