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"Getting on the Right Side of the 'v.': Suing and Being Sued for Business Torts," presented at the Association of Corporate Counsel's In-House Counsel Forum (April 16, 2014).

Date: 04.16.14

Business tort lawsuits are becoming increasingly prevalent as parties and lawyers look for ways to avoid contractual limitations on damages. These tort claims are being used as a "sword" in commercial disputes to circumvent arms-length contractual agreements. LaMar Jost  and co-presented an overview on new and important case law, new legislation, legal theories and defenses, and other recent developments that help companies understand when filing a tort claim is  appropriate and, if necessary, the means to defend tort litigation.

Learn more about the program here.