The courts generally give wide latitude to corporate officers and managing shareholders in running a corporate business. However, managers and controlling shareholders do have duties of loyalty to minority shareholders that courts will enforce when the facts and law are properly and persuasively presented. Shareholder claims against management or control persons typically face serious initial procedural obstacles. Having counsel with experience overcoming these legal barriers is essential to successfully achieving your litigation goals.
The Law Offices of David H. Schwartz, Inc., represents plaintiffs and defendants in cases involving shareholder abuse and corporate governance disputes. The firm has the experience, knowledge and resources needed to successfully handle these cases.
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The founder of the firm, David H. Schwartz, has more than 45 years of experience in cases involving complex business litigation, including alleged business mismanagement, minority shareholder derivative actions, and securities fraud. The Law Offices of David H. Schwartz, Inc., will work diligently to obtain a successful outcome for you.
Courts are generally reluctant to interfere in the management of a company, absent evidence of egregious or illegal behavior. Under the “business judgment rule,” a poor management decisions generally are immune from scrutiny so long as they were made in “good faith.” Understanding the extent, and the limits, of the “business judgment rule” protection is the key to evaluating and litigating corporate governance disputes, for both plaintiffs and defendants. The Law Offices of David H. Schwartz, Inc. has the skill and experience to analyze the legal strengths and weaknesses of corporate governance claims and lead you to a successful result.
For a initial consultation with a lawyer, contact The Law Offices of David H. Schwartz, Inc. in San Francisco, California.