Our founding partners are the former in-house counsel for a Fortune 500 corporation. They have handled most every type of commercial dispute in their careers. Our experience includes working with business owners, executives, and in-house counsel representing businesses in disputes over money and property in lawsuits for:
Breach of Contract: Mergers and acquisitions, purchases and sales of securities, transactions in real estate and other business assets and agreements to provide goods or services.
Interference with Contract: A third party’s hindering or preventing performance of an agreement.
Fraud and Deceptive Trade Practices: Misrepresentations and fraud in business transactions.
Abuses of Trust: Breaches of fiduciary duties by persons in positions of trust, including corporate officers and directors, agents, trustees, partners or majority shareholders.
Employer/Employee Disputes: Overtime, disabilities, health and pension benefits, retaliation and discrimination (age, race and gender).
Collection of Debt: Promissory notes, guaranty agreements and mortgages/deeds of trust.
Indemnity: Drafting, interpretation and defense of claims for indemnity by parties to a contract. This includes contractual insurance obligations as well.
Implied and Express Warranties: Common disputes involving the quality of goods and services delivered including disclaimers or limitations on such warranties as expressed or contracted for.
Agreements Limiting Competition: Non-competition, non-solicitation and non-disclosure agreements by former business owners and employees. These suits often include requests for emergency relief such as a restraining order or pre-trial injunction.
Misuse of Intellectual Property: Unauthorized use of patents, copyrights, trademarks, trade dress, service marks, and trade secrets.
Antitrust Violations: Monopolization of a line of business, group boycotts, price discrimination, tying arrangements and conspiracies to fix prices, allocate customers, divide territories or otherwise prevent competition.
Contact us if you have a business dispute and need legal help.