Non-economic damages are award to compensate you for harm to your quality of life. They’re not available for all claims, but they are recoverable for certain business claims that are characterized as torts. Only a nihilist or a tort-reform fanatic would posit that damages should be limited to what money one earns or doesn’t earn….

Just as people generally don’t get married with the expectation of getting a divorce, parties seldom enter into partnership agreements with the expectation of ending up in court. Regardless, however, disputes commonly arise in legal partnerships. A solid partnership agreement typically includes alternative dispute resolution and dissolution terms designed to guide partners through an unresolvable…

It’s not every day you see boilerplate legal agreements splashed across the headlines , but nondisclosure agreements (“NDAs”) have attracted a great deal of media attention recently. The scandals that have shifted our focus towards NDA enforcement have raised more than a few eyebrows, as well as novel questions of law. After all, how can…