Clients frequently call on Harwood Law to protect their contractual rights or to defend against invalid contract based claims. Harwood Law has had a number of significant engagements in this area including:
- Defended a multinational computer monitor manufacturer against breach of contract and related claims alleging damages of $30 million. Obtained a favorable settlement following summary judgment dismissing the plaintiff’s principal claims.
- Defended an entertainment company against claims for breach of a licensing agreement for home video rights. Obtained a dismissal on a motion for summary judgment on the first day of trial.
- Prosecuted claims for breach of a loan agreement and a joint venture agreement on behalf of a luxury consumer goods retailer. Obtained a jury verdict in favor of the client after a two-week trial in federal court.
- Obtained an injunction barring a competitor from interfering with non-competition agreements with the client’s employees.