Fiduciary Duty Litigation in Business Disputes: Identifying Causes of Action, Key Defenses, Remedies and Proof
Litigation Strategies and Perspectives of Plaintiffs and Defendants
Recording of a 90-minute CLE webinar with Q&A
This CLE webinar will provide commercial business litigators with a game plan when litigating breach of fiduciary duties claims, focusing on areas of particular concern such as causes of action, defenses, remedies and proof. The program will discuss litigation strategies from the perspective of both plaintiffs and defendants.
- Causes of action
- Corporate governance
- Different entities
- Key defenses
- Proving the relationship
- Litigation strategies
The panel will review these and other key issues:
- What are the most common theories supporting a claim for breach of fiduciary duties?
- What key affirmative defenses should defendants consider?
Mr. Chausmer has 18 years of experience and a strong background in commercial and business litigation matters. His... | Read More
Mr. Chausmer has 18 years of experience and a strong background in commercial and business litigation matters. His focus areas include competition-based matters, commercial and contract disputes, corporate governance and internal business affairs, strategic planning and litigation avoidance, and labor and employment matters. Additionally, he brings significant experience in litigating and drafting restrictive covenant and employment agreements.Close
Ian M. Williamson
Mr. Williamson concentrates his litigation practice on commercial and shareholder disputes. He has litigated... | Read More
Mr. Williamson concentrates his litigation practice on commercial and shareholder disputes. He has litigated numerous cases involving shareholder disputes; breaches of statutory and common law fiduciary duties; usurpation of corporate opportunities; unfair and oppressive conduct by those in control of business entities; medical practice breakups; alleged violations of non-compete and non-solicitation agreements; and various business torts. He also advises clients on business entity formation and maintenance, and drafts agreements among shareholders, members, or partners that clarify and preserve the parties' rights and responsibilities with respect to their ownership interests. He has published several articles on fiduciary duty litigation in business disputes.Close