The litigation department of DeLoach, Hofstra & Cavonis, P.A. has the experience and resources necessary to successfully resolve a wide variety of civil disputes through litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution procedures such as pre-suit mediation and arbitration. We aggressively pursue solutions that meet or exceed our clients' expectations. Our litigation department has experience in handling a wide variety of civil litigation matters from complex commercial and personal injury disputes to eviction actions.
Business Dispute Resolution
In business, disagreements and disputes happen. When it happens you need an attorney who has extensive resources and experience handing civil litigation cases. Oftentimes, disputes get resolved without the need to go to court. In order to do this, you need an attorney who is a skillful negotiator.
Contracts are agreements between people, businesses or between a business and an individual. Contracts may be in writing or oral. If you are involved in a contract that has not been honored, you need a law firm with extensive experience in litigating breach of contract claims on behalf of both plaintiffs and defendants in a wide variety of situations. In some cases, contract disagreements can be worked out through negotiation so it is critical that your attorney is experienced in resolving these issues both in and out of court.
Business fraud litigation is complex and requires extensive knowledge since it can cross state and country borders. You need an attorney that can defend your interest in federal, state, and local venues. Attorneys should have extensive experience representing businesses in a variety of fraud cases throughout the process of formation, purchase, or sale of businesses.
In commercial transactions, people are responsible to be open and honest about all matters related to the transaction. But, if you have entered into a transaction and have lost money because of certain misrepresentations or concealment of information, you may have a right to file suit for fraud and recover financial compensation. Your attorney in this lawsuit should be one who is experienced and understands the governing laws. They should be a skilled negotiator in the event that the disagreement can be resolved out of court.
Interference With A Contract
If false claims are made against your business with the intent to drive away customers you may be able to bring a lawsuit with the charges of interference with a contract. Further, if someone has been convinced to break an agreement or contract with you based on allegations of another party, you may be able to file suit. Interference with a contract lawsuits are complex and require a law firm with extensive skills and experience in these matters.
Unfair And Deceptive Trade Practices
The Unfair and Deceptive Trade Practices act was designed to protect businesses and consumers from unfair competition through deceptive acts within the context of business activity. Situations include fraud, misrepresentation among others. If you have suffered financially as a result of unfair and deceptive trade practices, you may be eligible for financial compensation.
Intellectual Property Claims
Intellectual property litigation involves several different types of issues such as trademarks, patents, copyrights, trade secret theft and unfair competition. Often, these suits start out as other issues and evolve into the more complex intellectual property claims, you need an attorney. If you are either the plaintiff or the defendant of an intellectual property claim you need an attorney who has experience on both sides of these issues. With this experience, your attorney will have the necessary skills and knowledge necessary to aggressively protect your rights.
Work With Aggressive Litigation Attorneys Who Also Care
Business litigation can be a strain on business, both financially and on your time. To make it through the litigation process, you need a business litigation firm who not only has the resources of a large law firm, but the personal care and accessibility of a small law firm. DeLoach, Hofstra & Cavonis, P.A. bring both of these to businesses in Pinellas County. Give us a call at 727-397-5571 to discuss your business litigation issue.