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Commercial Litigation and Business Torts

Urban Thier & Federer, P.A., Litigates Business Disputes in New York Business Torts, also known as Economic Torts, are civil cases wherein one party to a business transaction causes economic loss or damage to the other party.  The parties may be two businesses, a business which has created a customer loss, or a customer or other third party that has caused a business loss.

Lawsuits involving Business Torts and other business-related disputes are collectively referred to as Commercial Litigation cases.

Business Torts typically involve commercial transactions and include interference with trade or contract, fraud, injurious falsehood, and negligent misrepresentation.

The objective in these cases is to prove that there is harm or damage wrongfully caused by one party to another party to a business transaction.

Classic examples of Business Torts between businesses include

  • breach of contract
  • failure to pay
  • intellectual property rights infringement
  • violation of labor law
  • Antitrust or unfair competition laws or rulings

Attorneys:

John L. Urban

John L. Urban

John L. Urban is a founding Shareholder of Urban Thier & Federer, P.A. and is the managing shareholder of the firm’s Orlando office. He is based out of the Orlando office. Mr. Urban’s practice focuses primarily on civil litigation in the areas of business and contract disputes, commercial law, collections, personal injury, domestication and enforcement of foreign judgments, international law, real estate and probate, as well as transactional matters.

Carl-Christian Thier

Carl-Christian Thier

Carl-Christian Thier is a founding Shareholder of Urban Thier & Federer, P.A. Mr. Thier’s practice focuses primarily on German and United States international laws in the areas of contract law, taxation, tax planning, business entity formation and other business matters, with a particular focus on cross border investments between Germany and the United States. Mr. Thier practices law from the United States offices of the firm.

John J. Sweeney

John J. Sweeney

John J. Sweeney is an Of Counsel Attorney with Urban Thier & Federer. Mr. Sweeney’s practice focuses primarily on Wills, Trusts, and Estate Planning as well as Elder, Tax, Business, Mergers, Acquisitions, and International Law.  He is a practical, business oriented lawyer who strives for solutions. He is experienced in setting up estate plans tailored to each client’s unique situation, including all manner of wills, trusts, and other estate planning tools and instruments.

Barry R. Fischer

Barry R. Fischer

Barry Fischer is an Of Counsel Attorney with Urban Thier & Federer, P.A. He is based out of the New York office. Mr. Fischer’s practice focuses primarily on commercial litigation with concentration on business fraud and financial fraud.

Commercial Litigation and Business Torts

Urban Thier & Federer, P.A., Litigates Business Disputes in New York Business Torts, also known as Economic Torts, are civil cases wherein one party to a business transaction causes economic loss or damage to the other party.  The parties may be two businesses, a business which has created a customer loss, or a customer or other third party that has caused a business loss.

Lawsuits involving Business Torts and other business-related disputes are collectively referred to as Commercial Litigation cases.

Business Torts typically involve commercial transactions and include interference with trade or contract, fraud, injurious falsehood, and negligent misrepresentation.

The objective in these cases is to prove that there is harm or damage wrongfully caused by one party to another party to a business transaction.

Classic examples of Business Torts between businesses include

  • breach of contract
  • failure to pay
  • intellectual property rights infringement
  • violation of labor law
  • Antitrust or unfair competition laws or rulings

Attorneys:

John L. Urban

John L. Urban

John L. Urban is a founding Shareholder of Urban Thier & Federer, P.A. and is the managing shareholder of the firm’s Orlando office. He is based out of the Orlando office. Mr. Urban’s practice focuses primarily on civil litigation in the areas of business and contract disputes, commercial law, collections, personal injury, domestication and enforcement of foreign judgments, international law, real estate and probate, as well as transactional matters.

Carl-Christian Thier

Carl-Christian Thier

Carl-Christian Thier is a founding Shareholder of Urban Thier & Federer, P.A. Mr. Thier’s practice focuses primarily on German and United States international laws in the areas of contract law, taxation, tax planning, business entity formation and other business matters, with a particular focus on cross border investments between Germany and the United States. Mr. Thier practices law from the United States offices of the firm.

John J. Sweeney

John J. Sweeney

John J. Sweeney is an Of Counsel Attorney with Urban Thier & Federer. Mr. Sweeney’s practice focuses primarily on Wills, Trusts, and Estate Planning as well as Elder, Tax, Business, Mergers, Acquisitions, and International Law.  He is a practical, business oriented lawyer who strives for solutions. He is experienced in setting up estate plans tailored to each client’s unique situation, including all manner of wills, trusts, and other estate planning tools and instruments.

Barry R. Fischer

Barry R. Fischer

Barry Fischer is an Of Counsel Attorney with Urban Thier & Federer, P.A. He is based out of the New York office. Mr. Fischer’s practice focuses primarily on commercial litigation with concentration on business fraud and financial fraud.