Unfair business practices is a broad category of wrongdoing that can include misleading or deceptive advertising, fraudulent goods or services, fraudulent or negligent non-disclosure, and others. Should a consumer or group of consumers or other party files a claim against your business, the legal situation can have significant risk for your business, and should be managed with the assistance of a Santa Clarita business litigation lawyer. Poole Shaffery has gained a reputation for getting excellent results in a wide range of legal matters impacting business owners, including claims related to unfair business practices.
These cases often arise as claims brought by consumers or competitors. Acts of unfair competition can include almost any act which is alleged to be unlawful, unfair or fraudulent business practice has opened the door to a great number of legal claims being filed against various businesses. “Unfair Business Practices” claims are often filed as arising under California Business and Professions Code §17200. Another statute that is often pled in these cases is the alleged violations of the Uniform Trade Secrets Act. If your business has been the victim of unfair business practices, whether in competition, or related to trade secrets and violations of rights, the firm should get involved in taking legal action with the goal of a positive resolution in the most cost-efficient manner.
Contact a Santa Clarita business attorney from the firm who can assist you in evaluating whether or not your current business activities pose a risk for such claims. If your business has been sued or been given notice of such claims being made, promptly contact us to assist you in managing the proper response to such claims.
Speak with us today if you're facing allegations of unfair business practices in LA County, Orange County, or beyond.