Contact Us:

Walsh Law Firm
250 Lafayette Circle,
Suite 200
Lafayette, CA 94549
Tel. 925-284-7400
Fax (866) 406-8863

Archives

THE “NEW BUSINESS RULE” AND EXPERT TESTIMONY ON DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF OPPORTUNITY TO BECOME A DOMINANT PLAYER IN A MARKET

January 25th, 2013

The prospect of riches beyond the dreams of avarice tantalizes inventors and innovators, often just out of their reach and ever receding like a mirage in the desert.  And when the would-be entrepreneur’s progress is stymied by a breach of contract that prevents commercialization of the idea, damages are now frequently sought for the loss […]

...READ MORE

Covenants Not to Compete: No Still Means No!

December 7th, 2012

In Fillpoint, LLC v. Maas, 208 Cal.App.4th 1170 (2012), the Court of Appeals recently ruled that a covenant not to compete contained in an employment agreement is still unenforceable even if it was part of a transaction to sell the company. The owner and president the videogame company sold his company. As part of that […]

...READ MORE

Arbitration Clauses

October 25th, 2012

How one drafts an arbitration clause should begin with choosing the forum to hear the arbitration. The two leading arbitration forums in California – JAMS and American Arbitration – both have recommended clauses.  For JAMS click here.  For AAA click here.

...READ MORE