Litigation

If negotiations break down and you find yourself involved in litigation, whether in state or federal court or in an arbitration proceeding, you need a law firm that will think strategically about the pressing matter and the overall effect on your business. These fights typically are not isolated, as we live in a networked world of ever-increasing interconnectivity. How we defend and press your rights today can have a dramatic downstream impact on your business. Not only do we fight to win your immediate battle, but we also focus on putting you on the road toward winning the larger war.

If you own a business you understand that there is a complicated web of relationships between you and the myriad of relationships you have related to the business. When these relationships run amuck, you may face legal issues, and you will need an experienced attorney in your corner. Read more

Independent franchise associations change how franchisees and franchisors interact with each other – sometimes in a very substantial way. From the franchisor’s perspective, there are many factors that come into play when deciding how to react to an organizing franchisee association. Read more

In a perfect world, franchisors and franchisees work together to maximize brand awareness for their mutual benefit, and everybody makes money. In reality, the close contractual relationship between the franchisor and its franchisees can give rise to serious disputes. We believe good lawyering... Read more

Are you in the process of building an investor group to apply for a Pennsylvania Medical Cannabis dispensary or grower/processor license? Are you trying to raise capital to apply for a Pennsylvania Medical Cannabis dispensary or grower/processor license? Are you already fully funded and simply need... Read more

Termination of a franchise agreement, whether you are dealing with the issue from the franchisor or the franchisee perspective, is a serious and not always straightforward process. Most franchise agreements contain detailed termination procedures, which must always be reviewed and honored. In... Read more

Fiduciary Litigation arises in the context of a dispute among beneficiaries and a fiduciary – a trustee, executor or agent – over the acts and decisions of the fiduciary. Read more