Resolving BUSINESS LAW DisputeS
Resolving Business DisputeS
Virtually any business transaction can have serious financial implications.
If you have a claim to make - or if a claim has been made against you I offer a no charge initial consultation to help you decide the best course of cation for your business or company.
Frederick Hawa has more then 30 years of experience in a variety of corporate litigation involving numerous jurisdictions.
Customers failing to pay for goods or services
Vendors failing to deliver products, delivering wrong products, or delivering defective
Insurance companies refusing to cover losses
Theft of proprietary information by former employees
Partnership of shareholder disputes
Employment and wage disputes
Breach of contract actions
Breach of Employment contracts and non-compete agreements
Vendor or customer disputes
Real Estate disputes
Has another company or individual interfered in your business relationships?
Willful and intentional acts of interference with contracts and business relationships .
Partnership disputes can involve the following issues:
Breach of fiduciary duty claims (see below)
Breach of contract claims
Covenants not to compete
Has your business been a victim of fraud? Have you been accused of fraud? generally, the elements of a fraud claim are as follow:
That was false
The defendant either knew it was false or made the representation recklessly
The representation was made and was relied upon
The other party did indeed rely upon the representation; and
The other party suffered damages as a result
A company’s board and officers are held to HIGH standards. fiduciary relationships are found as matter of law - such as the lawyer/CLIENT relationship or a partnership - and others arise based upon the facts. Once a fiduciary relationsHIP IS established, the fiduciary has the following duties in relation to the other party:
A duty to exercise reasonable discretion
A duty of loyalty, and
A duty of full disclosure