A U.S. District Court judge has ruled that a teacher in Lee County, Florida, can proceed with his breach of contract claim against the school district, superintendent, principal and chief of the human resources department.
When we're talking about any type of relationship, for most, it's going to be at its best during the honeymoon period. Once that passes, realities set in. Partners who have conflicting approaches to operating their business often end up in court.
Management Health Systems, a Sunrise health-care staffing agency that does business as MedPro Healthcare Staffing, recently settled a breach of contract lawsuit that they'd filed against a Filipina nurse that they'd recruited.
Contracts play an important role in the business world. You need to know that the people you are doing business with will do what they are supposed to do. With a contract, you can be assured that things will go correctly or you will have specific recourse. We know that you hope you will never have to call a contract into play when you are dealing with anything related to your business, but there will likely be times when you do.
Nothing is more exciting for an engaged couple than buying the home where they will start their married life together.
Mergers worth a record $2.5 trillion have been brokered so far this year in the United States. At least four of the ten largest deals struck have involved non-tech companies joining forces in hopes of protecting themselves from being overtaken by larger technology firms.
No matter what field you work in, whether it's technology, medicine or business, new hires are likely to be asked to sign either a noncompete or nondisclosure agreement (NCA or NDA), or both. It's become increasingly popular for employees to be asked to sign them before being hired to work for an employer.
Businesses sometimes have to take drastic measures to protect their assets. In some cases, this means taking legal action. Business litigation matters a huge deal for companies because they can drastically impact the business. One thing is for sure in these cases -- you don't want to go into the case unprepared. We can help you find out your options for handling all matters related to the issue so that your business can move past the unfortunate events.
The city of Sarasota is on the brink of needing to pay $50 million in damages to a plaintiff in a breach of contract lawsuit. The plaintiff, Buck-Leiter Development, a private real estate developer, filed suit against the city years ago because Sarasota allegedly broke its contractual arrangement regarding a parking garage for Palm Avenue. Palm Avenue is a retail and hotel space that developers built on city property.
Contracts help us do business. Just like the rule of law, mutual agreements on services and sales build trust and help everyone participate fairly in the systems of business and real estate. Contracts also help us set things right when there has been a disagreement or failure to deliver one end of the agreement.