Showing results for 'Fraud'

Breach of Contract and Fraud

DEFENDED multi-million dollar privately owned computer dealer and its owners who were threatened with business and personal bankruptcy by its "partner", one of the largest software companies on the planet.


Confidential


10 months


Pre-litigation private mediation


Defendants


Corporate

Tags: 2015, Breach of Contract, Business Litigation, Fraud, Mediation

Fraud in Sale of Insurance Policies

Represented customers of major national insurance carrier in claims for rescission of policies alleged to have been fraudulently marketed and sold by parties not licensed to sell those products.


Full recovery of six-figure premium payment and rescission of policies at issue


5 months


Attorney to Attorney (in house counsel) negotiation


Plaintiff


Contracts

Tags: 2015, Breach of Contract, Fraud

Breach of Contract, Failure to Pay Bonus, Fraud

Represented former CEO of private equity backed company in claims alleging breach of contract, failure to pay bonus and fraud.


Settled high 5 figures


8 months


Settled without litigation via mediation


Plaintiff


Employment

Tags: 2014, Breach of Contract, Employment, Failure to Pay Bonus, Fraud

Fraud, Breach of Fiduciary Duty, Breach of Covenant of Good Faith & Fair Dealing

Represented female surgeon, shareholder and employee in claims against fellow shareholders in medical group alleging fraud, breach of fiduciary duty and defamation.


Settled mid 5 figures


2 months


Attorney to attorney negotiation


Plaintiff


Employment

Tags: 2012, 5 Figure Settlements, Breach of Covenant of Good Faith and Fair Dealing, Employment, Fraud, Medical Offices

Partition, Fraud, Breach of Contract

DEFENDED community real estate non-profit organization when they were sued for partition, breach of contract, and breach of fiduciary duty.  Brought counter-claims.  Case covered approximately 10 properties and a decades long business relationship.


Client paid $0 of the 7-figure demand


13 months


Settled during litigation through mediation


Defendant


Real Estate


We successfully used Demurrers to obtain dismissals of the fraud and breach of oral contract claims early in the case as well as unjust enrichment and intentional interference with prospective economic interference that Plaintiff/Cross-Defendant attempted to add by amendment. During litigation, we filed a "Motion for a Prejudgment Writ of Attachment" on our client's behalf.

Tags: 2012, Breach of Contract, Fraud, Partition, Real Estate, Real Estate Litigation

Silicon Valley, Fraud in the Inducement

Represented Silicon Valley web production manager alleging that fraud in the inducement caused him to leave his long term employer to join new Company, where he was fired 10 weeks later.


Settled low 5 figures


6 months


Attorney to attorney negotiation


Plaintiff


Employment

Tags: 2012, 5 Figure Settlements, Employment, Fraud, Silicon Valley

Sexual Harassment, Sex Discrimination, Fraud

Represented a female, former sales representative for a large wholesaler, alleging sexual harassment and gender discrimination based on a hostile work environment involving sexually explicit emails and photos sent to her by male co-workers.


Settled high 5 figures


1 year


Attorney to attorney negotiation


Plaintiff


Employment

Tags: 2010, 5 Figure Settlements, Employment, Fraud, Settled without Litigation, Sex Discrimination, Sexual Harassment

Silicon Valley Wrongful Termination, Fraud, Unfair Competition

Represented senior level tech company employee who alleged he was fraudulently induced to leave his high paying position for a position at a manufacturing company. When client discovered unethical practices by the company, he complained and was terminated.  Client alleged wrongful termination, fraud, and unfair competition.


Settled mid to high 5 figures


10 months


Settled during litigation via attorney to attorney negotiation


Plaintiff


Employment

Tags: 2009, 5 Figure Settlements, Employment Litigation, Fraud, Silicon Valley, Wrongful Termination

Silicon Valley, Fraud, Breach of Contract - Failure to Pay Bonus, Retaliation

Represented Plaintiff, a white male investment banker, who had been fired from public company employer that sought to deny his guaranteed bonus.


Settled low 6 figures


5 months


Settled without litigation via mediation


Plaintiff


Employment

Tags: 2006, 6 Figure Settlements, Breach of Contract, Employment, Failure to Pay Bonus, Fraud, Mediation, Retaliation (FEHA), Settled without Litigation, Silicon Valley, Wrongful Termination

Failure to Pay Bonus, Sexual Harassment, Sex Discrimination, Fraud, Retaliation

Represented Plaintiff, a top performing, female sales professional terminated from her publicly traded Internet company, in litigation alleging failure to pay bonus, sexual harassment, sexual discrimination, fraud and retaliation.


Settled low to mid 6 figures


6 months


Settled during litigation


Plaintiff


Employment

Tags: 2006, Employment, Failure to Pay Bonus, Fraud, Retaliation (FEHA), Sex Discrimination, Sexual Harassment, Wrongful Termination