Should You Try Mediation Before Litigation?

Irvine real estate litigation attorneys can provide you with assistance if you become involved in a dispute. Disagreements are very common in the business world, including in the field of commercial real estate. If you are involved in a conflict, getting the problem resolved in a cost-effective and efficient manner that protects your long-term interests [ ] The post Should You Try Mediation Before Litigation? appeared first on Brown & Charbonneau, LLP.


Differences Between a Bench Trial and a Jury Trial

Irvine trial lawyers can provide assistance with making strategic decisions during the course of civil proceedings. One decision that you may have to make is whether you want a trial by jury or a trial by the court. This decision can impact the outcome of the legal proceedings, sometimes in profound ways, and it is [ ] The post Differences Between a Bench Trial and a Jury Trial appeared first on Brown & Charbonneau, LLP.

Understanding Equitable Estoppel in California

Irvine trial attorneys provide representation to individuals and businesses involved in disputes. Some of these disputes are resolved outside of court through the negotiation of a settlement. Others are resolved in litigation and a judge or jury makes a decision based on the evidence presented and the law applied to that evidence.  One rule of [ ] The post Understanding Equitable Estoppel in California appeared first on Brown & Charbonneau, LLP.

What is Quantum Meruit in California?

An Irvine business litigation attorney provides assistance in situations where a company claims it is owed payment for services rendered or products provided. In some cases, a company will provide a product or service and will not be paid for it. If there was a contract that guaranteed a set amount of payment, the company [ ] The post What is Quantum Meruit in California? appeared first on Brown & Charbonneau, LLP.

3 Steps to Protecting Your Trade Secrets

Irvine trade secrets attorneys provide invaluable assistance to companies that are concerned about how they can protect their organization s proprietary information. Brown & Charbonneau, LLP understands the steps that are required to ensure your company s trade secrets remain confidential so competitors and the public do not find out about the private information that is essential to [ ] The post 3 Steps to Protecting Your Trade Secrets appeared first on Brown & Charbonneau, LLP.

Depositions vs. Interrogatories in Discovery

An Irvine trial specialist provides assistance when companies become involved in civil litigation. Your business may determine that you need to use the California state court system or the federal court system to seek protection of your rights, in which case you could file a lawsuit. Your company could also be sued if someone believes [ ] The post Depositions vs. Interrogatories in Discovery appeared first on Brown & Charbonneau, LLP.

What Does Protected Class Mean?

An Irvine employment attorney provides assistance in taking legal action when an employer unlawfully discriminates against a worker. An attorney can also help employers in understanding state and federal anti-discrimination laws and making smart choices to reduce the risks of being sued for alleged civil rights violations.  One of the most important things that both [ ] The post What Does Protected Class Mean? appeared first on Brown & Charbonneau, LLP.