Practice Areas & Industries: Goldberg Segalla LLP


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Commercial litigation presents clients with a variety of legal issues and business concerns, which is why we use our experience to resolve disputes timely and cost-efficiently. Our attorneys regularly represent corporations, financial institutions, partnerships, professionals, trustees, directors, officers and others involved in commercial disputes.

Our attorneys represent clients before various state and federal courts, as well as in administrative proceedings, arbitration or mediation. We also work closely with related practice groups to ensure that our clients receive appropriate representation in all areas of high-stakes business litigation.

Goldberg Segalla represents clients in an extensive range of commercial litigation, including:

  • Class-action disputes
  • Commercial defamation
  • Contract disputes
  • Corporate control and management disputes
  • Employment and non-compete agreements
  • Employment discrimination
  • Fiduciary duty claims
  • Franchising litigation
  • Fraud and misrepresentation claims
  • Insurance coverage
  • Professional liability claims
  • Shareholder derivative actions
  • Theft or loss of business opportunities
  • Trade secrets and restrictive covenants
  • Uniform Commercial Code
  • Unfair competition claims
  • Warranty disputes

Articles Authored by Lawyers at this office:

Protecting Small Businesses: President Obama Signs PACE Act to Limit Definition of "Small Employer"
Caroline J. Berdzik,Jennifer M. Mannion, October 30, 2015
On October 8, 2015, President Obama signed the Protecting Affordable Coverage for Employees (PACE) Act, which will block the scheduled expansion of the definition of “small employer” under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). PACE, which was passed by a rare unanimous vote in the Senate, will...

DOJ and CPSC File Rare Civil Penalty Lawsuit Against Retailer Alleging Misrepresentation of Status and Late Reporting 
Aaron J. Aisen,Cheryl A. Possenti,Paul C. Steck, May 14, 2015
In a rare move, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) have filed a lawsuit seeking civil penalties against Michaels Stores Inc., and its subsidiary, Michaels Stores Procurement Co. Inc., one of the largest arts and crafts retailers in the United States....

OSHA Citations Vacated Due to Consumer Products Exception
Stefan A. Borovina, March 16, 2015
In a recent decision, the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission (OSHRC) vacated two citations against a construction company relating to portable fire extinguishers kept at a jobsite. The first citation was for failing to include the extinguishers in its hazard communication program. The...

Do You Know Where Your Beer Was Born?: Anheuser-Busch brews litigation with deceptive marketing
Joseph M. Hanna, March 13, 2015
Anheuser-Busch, the world’s leader in beer production, is the target of public scorn for its alleged misleading labels and unfair marketing tactics. In the past two years, consumers have brought as many lawsuits against the brewer for false advertisement. Consumers are claiming that two...