Business Litigation

For forty years, the business litigation practice at Berliner Cohen has fully met the litigation needs of our clients. We utilize the experience of attorneys specializing in general business litigation and dispute resolution. The practice covers a wide variety of corporate, commercial and business matters, including:

  • Alternative dispute resolution
  • Appellate
  • Bankruptcy and creditors’ rights
  • Construction
  • Contract disputes
  • Employment
  • Environmental
  • Hospitality
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual property (including trade secrets, copyrights, and trademarks)
  • Landlord-tenant disputes
  • Landslide and subsidence
  • Partnership and closely held corporation disputes
  • Probate and trust litigation
  • Real estate (including contracts, fraud and misrepresentation, breach of lease,  broker commission disputes, negligence)
  • White collar criminal defense

Berliner Cohen combines specialized expertise in litigation law and the overall skills of the Firm in the corporate, tax, employment, land use and real estate areas to provide a broad base of support for our litigation clients.

For more information, please contact Jonathan D. Wolf at jonathan.wolf@berliner.com.

Business Litigation

Attorneys


Articles

Commercial Broker Not Liable For Metroscan Information

Stays Pending Appeal

Identification of the Entrepreneur—The ABCs of Entrepreneurship

Berliner Cohen Attorneys Author “Volumes”…

Employment Law Alert – Employers Can Require “Tip Pools” - Risk Litigation

Environmental Law Alert – U.S. Supreme Court Narrows CERCLA “Arranger” Definition

How To Approach Trade Secret Litigation

ADA Compliance: How to Meet Accessibility Requirements & Avoid Lawsuits

Doris Kaelin Offers Article on Use of Bankruptcy in Restructuring


News

Roberta Hayashi Quoted In “Getting Things Done” on New Superior Court Presiding Judge

Berliner Cohen Litigator Honored as Mentor

Kathleen Sherman Joins Berliner Cohen’s Litigation Department

Berliner Cohen Attorneys Will Appear in Super Lawyers Business Edition

Berliner Cohen Attorneys Featured in Super Lawyers Business Edition

Berliner Cohen Announces Arrival of Litigation Attorney Dawn Sweatt

Tom Murphy Elected to California Academy of Appellate Lawyers

Berliner Cohen Attorneys Included in 2012 Top Women Super Lawyers Edition

Susan Bishop, Litigation Attorney, Joins Berliner Cohen

Christian Picone Elected to Berliner Cohen Partnership

Berliner Cohen Boosts Bankruptcy Group with Addition of Doris Kaelin from Murray & Murray

2013 Super Lawyers Recognizes Thirteen Berliner Cohen Attorneys

Best Lawyers in America Names Berliner Cohen Partners to 2014 List

Berliner Cohen Attorneys Author Article on “How To Approach Trade Secret Litigation”

Berliner Cohen Employment Group’s 2013 Proves Active and Successful

Laura Palazzolo Authors Article on “ADA Compliance and Avoiding Lawsuits”

Berliner Cohen Obtains Legal Victory for Plaintiff against East West Bank

SBN Article on Use of Bankruptcy in Restructuring Authored by Doris Kaelin

Super Lawyers Recognizes 14 Berliner Cohen Attorneys

Berliner Cohen Welcomes Attorney Michael Ijams to Modesto Office


Events

PABA Holds Ethics Seminar on “Conflicts of Interest and the Client Relationship”

Search Warrants and Government Subpoenas: What Every Employer Should Know - San Jose

Search Warrants and Government Subpoenas: What Every Employer Should Know - Merced

Handling Information Requests from Government Agencies - Businesses’ Rights & Obligations

Managing Risks In a Down Economy

Managing Performance: Policy Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them - San Jose

Managing Performance: Policy Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them - Merced

Berliner Cohen Attorney Is Panelist on SCCBA Appellate Program

Berliner Cohen Attorneys Speak at 2011 HR West

Berliner Cohen Sponsors SCCTLA’s Annual Judges’ Night