Sometimes business disputes arise, and when they can’t be resolved through negotiation or arbitration proceedings, business litigation can be used as a way to remedy the situation. Whether it’s a private individual or a business entity that has a legal issue with another business entity, we will look at common circumstances that are resolved with business litigation including:

Commercial Collections

A common area of concern for businesses and owners involves collecting on commercial debts. Collections can be a time consuming and expensive cost if not handled correctly. The Miller Law Firm, P.A. helps clients develop strong customer agreements to avoid collections, but in the event a commercial customer refuses to pay The Miller Law Firm, P.A. stands ready to help clients collect in Court.

Intellectual Property

Another common instance that can result in an individual bringing business litigation against a business is in a dispute over intellectual property. Any infringement on a patent, trademark or copyright is grounds for business litigation.

Breach of Fiduciary Duty

Breach of fiduciary duty can cause a strain between business partners or shareholders in closely held corporations. If one member violates his obligation to operate in good faith and loyalty then other partners can recover with business litigation.

Insurance Disputes

If commercial insurance companies undervalue or deny a fair claim then businesses, particularly small businesses, can recover the amount they are entitled to with business litigation. Insurance companies can sometimes attempt to avoid fully paying a legitimate claim, or even avoid paying it at all, by using confusing or deceptive wording in the contract. There are countless other areas in which a business may have a need for business litigation to resolve a dispute against another business.

When business disputes occur between a business and an individual or between two business entities, resolution without resorting to business litigation will always be preferable for everyone involved. The Miller Law Firm, P.A. works diligently to help businesses ensure that have pursued every possibility to resolve a dispute prior to engaging in litigation. If all reasonable and efficient avenues have been closed The Miller Law Firm, P.A. stands ready to pursue the business’s rights in court. Call the Miller Law Firm, P.A. today at (864) 527-0413.