• COMPLEX COMMERCIAL LITIGATION

    STRONG ADVOCATES IN BUSINESS DISPUTES

“When you’re thrust into litigation, you obviously have to make sure you’re prepared to deal with that.”

~ Roger Goodell

We represent companies and individuals in litigation involving complex business disputes.  The subject areas of our representations are comprehensive, comprising antitrust, breach of fiduciary duties, contracts, fraud, business torts, healthcare, False Claims Act, trade secrets, securities, Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations (RICO), shareholders’ actions, non-compete provisions, and unfair competition claims.

We have been successful in injunction actions on behalf of our clients, and have tried cases to verdict in both state and federal courts.

Some of our representative engagements:

    • Obtained summary judgment for a home-health agency on antitrust claims brought by a competitor
    • Defended hospitals and medical staffs against claims arising from denials of physician staff privileges
    • Represented securities broker/dealers in enforcement actions brought by the Securities and Exchange Commission
    • Defended international manufacturer of motor homes on breach of warranty claims
    • Obtained summary judgment for a national fire insurance carrier on claim brought under RICO Act by individual suspected of arson-murder
    • Defended officers and directors of manufacturing company against claims of self-dealing and breach of fiduciary duty
    • Recovered millions of dollars in damages for major property and casualty insurance carriers in RICO actions against fraud rings
    • Represented Mississippi nonprofit corporations that finance and make student loans on breach of contract claim against Pennsylvania loan servicing agency
    • Defended securities brokers on claims brought by investors before FINRA
    • Represented physician practice groups in defense of antitrust claims
    • Defended manufacturer of feminine products in patent infringement action
    • Obtained dismissal of lawsuit on behalf of international reinsurance company filed by another reinsurer
    • Represented an international manufacturer of chain link fencing in federal court in Maryland on claims of theft of trade secrets and breach of non-compete contracts against former officers
    • Defended individuals in a variety of industries in actions alleging breach of covenants not to compete