Defeated a contractor's lien claims against commercial building owner following bench trial and obtained an award of attorneys' fees post-trial pursuant to New Jersey Lien Law.
Won a directed verdict following a six-week jury trial on behalf of a national real estate brokerage franchise client in the Southern District of New York.
Obtained summary judgment on behalf of a franchisor dismissing the consumer fraud claims of a putative nationwide class.
Successfully represented a domestic auto manufacturer in connection with arbitration claims by dealers challenging the rejection of their franchise in bankruptcy proceedings.
Prevailed in a lengthy bench trial on claims brought by a truck rental dealer in connection with the acquisition and integration of a competing brand by the dealer's licensor.
Won summary judgment the Western District of Texas in favor of a car rental franchisor in connection with claims by a franchisee following parent company's acquisition of a competing rental system.
Successfully defeated franchisee's claim in an arbitration hearing concerning a dispute over definition of revenue for purposes of calculating royalties.
Defeated franchisee's exclusivity claims in the District of New Jersey which were premised upon the operation of a competing brand by a corporate affiliate of franchisor.
Regularly advise motor vehicle clients on dealer protest issues in connection with new dealer appointments and relocations.
Helped commercial property developer successfully resolve lien claims filed by numerous subcontractors following collapse of general contractor.
Counseled major facility owner with respect to potential claims against roofing contractor.
Provided successful representation to major retail chain in connection with ongoing chargeback litigation with vendors.
Prosecuted action on behalf of major steel fabrication company against general contractor and property owner in connection with materials supplied to university building project.
Counseled firm clients on antitrust implications of joint venture activities.
Successfully represented multiple listing service against competitor's antitrust and tortious interference claims.