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Business Torts and Contract Disputes

Business Torts and Contract Disputes

Business litigation trial lawyers

Fierce competition can give rise to tortious acts that must be addressed by business litigation attorneys who understand the stakes and appreciate the value of your operations. Our team of Connecticut business torts lawyers represents businesses, business owners and employees, both as plaintiffs and defendants, in a wide range of complex matters from single party disputes to class actions, including: 

  • Misappropriation of trade secrets, confidential information or computer data
  • Unfair competition and consumer protection
  • Breach of fiduciary duty
  • Unfair trade practices
  • Civil theft or embezzlement
  • Interference with contractual relationships
  • Defamation and trade libel

When your business is harmed by the tortious conduct of others or is the subject of a claim of tortious conduct, we skillfully address the situation with a keen awareness of how the dispute can negatively affect your bottom line. We combat unfair acts committed by business adversaries and create a strategy to help you avoid future problems by aggressively representing clients in lawsuits and attempting to resolve disputes before they reach the courtroom.

We also represent clients in contract disputes, including manufacturing agreements, service contracts and warranty claims. Often, contract disputes lead to or are combined with business tort claims. With our experience in contract litigation and business torts, we provide clients with a balanced approach to prosecuting or defending claims for breach of contract. Using our knowledge and experience litigating business disputes, we also advise clients on best practices for risk management and avoiding disputes by drafting contracts with provisions designed to protect our clients and facilitate efficient and practical resolution of disputes which may arise.