Contracts are at the heart of business transactions. From employment contracts to shareholder, licensing, and construction agreements, it can be easy to take contracts for granted - until something goes wrong.
At Hendershot, Cannon, Martin & Hisey, our Houston business lawyers have more than 25 years of experience with business litigation matters. This means you can rely on us to investigate, assess, and resolve your contract dispute. Depending on your unique case, this could involve arbitration or litigation, but one thing is sure: Protecting your bottom line is our priority. Schedule a confidential consultation with one of our attorneys by calling (713) 909-7323 or contacting us online.
Ideally, a business contract is well-written, both parties clearly understand the terms, and all entities involved uphold their end of the agreement. The real world, however, is not ideal. What happens then?
Under Texas law, remedies for a breach could include:
Contract disputes can cause other complications, too. Did a third party interfere in the contract? Are there allegations of fraud or misrepresentation? A contract dispute can be more complex than it initially seems, which is why it’s imperative to get legal help in the earliest possible stages of the dispute.
Our firm's assessment of your contract can help you prevent larger problems, save time and money, and help your business stay on track. We have litigated cases from simple collections matters to complex contract disputes, so let us put this experience to work for you.
Along the way, you can expect that our team will uphold the highest standards of confidentiality, discretion and sensitivity to the need to help your business avoid potentially negative exposure during litigation.
Our law firm represents both plaintiffs and defendants in a wide range of contract disputes, including:
Licensing agreement disputes frequently involve businesses alleging that a licensee has violated the terms of the agreement, typically by:
Our business law attorneys have successfully helped clients obtain relief when their legal rights - whether sales guarantees or the protection of their brand - are on the line.
Texas contract law recognizes a legal claim known as “tortious interference,” which allows parties whose contractual relationships are exploited by a third party to seek damages directly from that third party. These claims can address present as well as prospective business opportunities.
As part of our comprehensive, consultative approach, our attorneys will determine every legal claim - including possible claims for tortious interference with contract - you can pursue or are likely to have pursued against you.
With 25 years of experience to guide us, we understand Texas contract law and how business fraud, interference with contracts and other kinds of legal matters can result from one situation. We know the remedies, but we take our service one step further. We get to know you and your priorities, and we use our resources to find a resolution that's right for you.
Contact us online or call toll free (713) 909-7323 to arrange a consultation.