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Commercial Litigation

The Firm handles all kinds of commercial litigation on behalf of its individual and business clients, including disputes involving breach of contract and warranty, consumer fraud, consumer product class action, partnership and corporate dissolution, minority shareholder oppression claims, lender liability, employment law, antitrust, infringement of intellectual property rights, franchise disputes, and business torts such as tortious interference and civil RICO liability.  Our commercial litigators regularly appear in both state and federal courts in New Jersey and New York.  We are also experienced in handling all forms of alternative dispute resolution, including arbitrations and mediations, as well as representing the interests of our clients in the negotiation of dispute resolutions prior to the institution of formal proceedings.

Recent matters in which we have provided legal representation on behalf of our clients in the context of commercial disputes include the following:

  • Lawsuits involving the application of the Uniform Commercial Code
  • Defense of health and retirement plan providers in ERISA litigation
  • Litigation, arbitration and mediation regarding the departure of attorneys from law firms
  • Litigation involving alleged loss of market share by generic drug manufacturer due to delay in obtaining FDA approval of its ANDA
  • Representation of national bank in connection with state court litigation as to foreclosure procedures
  • Arbitration involving an accountant’s alleged promotion of an illegal tax shelter
  • Litigation involving alleged fraud and theft by securities broker
  • Litigation regarding valuation of bank in context of a squeeze-out merger
  • Litigation as to employee’s breach of restrictive covenant
  • Litigation as to alleged misappropriation of trade secrets
  • Litigation involving the defense of consumer product warranty claims, including the defense of motor vehicle manufacturers from "Lemon Law" and consumer fraud liability
  • Class action litigation involving consumer products
  • Litigation and arbitration over right of first refusal to purchase a quarry
  • Litigation involving the alleged satisfaction of a mortgage

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