How to Pick a Business Litigation Lawyer

As a business litigation attorney, I handle a wide array of cases, such as breach of contract, business fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, partnership disputes, corporate dissolutions, etc.  Over the course of 28 years, I’ve noticed some things that I believe are essential in the choice and decision to hire a business litigation lawyer. First, you need a smart and …

RICO: A Law Designed to Attack Organized Crime is also a Great Business Litigation Tool

The Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO) was enacted in 1970.  This statute, part of the Organized Crime Control Act of 1970, is designed to prevent and punish “racketeering activity.” RICO was aimed at mobsters and organized criminals. However, I’ve used the RICO statutes very effectively in lawsuits involving fraud by business people.