The experienced members of our Commercial Litigation group advise and represent emerging as well as mature businesses, officers, directors, executives, and other individuals in a wide range of complex business disputes across multiple industries.
Matters handled by our Commercial Litigation group include complex commercial litigation including derivative shareholder suits, breaches of contract, unfair trade practices, breaches of fiduciary duty, fraud, misrepresentation, theft of trade secrets, licensing violations, ongoing corporate and partnership management or operational disputes, and dissolution issues.
We also regularly handle disputes arising out of mergers and acquisitions involving public and private companies, including defending against plaintiff strike suits seeking to enjoin a sale and post-closing indemnity claims or breach of warranty claims, and are highly experienced in handling individual actions, derivative actions, and class actions.
Our business litigators, often with the input of our corporate attorneys, advise and represent corporate clients and investors regarding various governance issues involving corporations, limited liability corporations, and partnerships. We have in-depth experience addressing client concerns ranging from board control issues, to responding to shareholder requests or demands, including books and records demands, to advice regarding stock disputes, and to self-dealing by board members.