Business and Commercial Litigation 

If you are in a disagreement over a contract, we can help. We’ll work with you in reviewing the contract, look at the situation that caused the dispute, and advise you concerning what you can do to protect your legal rights.

Some of the types of issues and disputes we have helped business owners resolve include:

  • Employment contracts
  • Covenants not to compete, solicit customers or employees, or disclose trade secrets and other restrictive covenants
  • Contractor and subcontractor agreements
  • Partnership agreements and operating Agreements
  • Buy-sell agreements
  • Option contracts and right of first refusal agreements
  • Professional services contracts
  • Intellectual property rights
  • Franchise and license agreements
  • Financing agreements
  • Asset purchase agreements
  • Mergers and acquisition agreements
  • Shareholder agreements
  • Nondisclosure and confidentiality agreements
  • Arbitration agreements

Let us work with you if you are having a business contract dispute.  We will discuss your legal options and recommend a course of action that will give you the best opportunity for a successful resolution.

Shareholder Litigation and Shareholder Oppression Claims

Whether you are a minority shareholder seeking to protect your interests or a majority shareholder defending against an unfounded claim,  we have experience representing shareholders in the following areas:

  • Shareholder information and inspection rights
  • Minority shareholder oppression
  • Controlling shareholder usurpation
  • Forced sale of stock
  • Dissenters rights
  • Shareholder derivative actions
  • Buy-sell agreement negotiation
  • Failure to pay dividends
  • Enforcement of shareholder agreements
  • Fraud and misrepresentation claims
  • Fiduciary duty claims
  • Ownership dilution

Call us today at (949) 482-1850 or contact us here to discuss your dispute or litigation matter further.