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  • On Behalf Of: Brian O'Toole
  • Published: December 30, 2019

A familiar brand of bottled water in Texas and across the country is being sued by three of its former distributors. The companies are suing Fiji Water, alleging that the water company breached its contract with them when it changed to self-distribution rather than working with local beverage companies. The three distributors say that Fiji ordered retail stores selling the…Read More

  • On Behalf Of: Brian O'Toole
  • Published: December 18, 2019

Executives in Texas and around the country who have access to confidential information are sometimes sued by their employers when they switch jobs or leave to start their own companies. A former Apple designer recently found himself in this situation. The man, who once worked on the Apple iPhone and iPad, is accused by the company of starting a new…Read More

  • On Behalf Of: Brian O'Toole
  • Published: June 21, 2018

High-ranking executives in Texas often commit to employment contracts when taking a new position. While state laws permit non-compete agreements, there are limitations on what types of agreements are acceptable. However, even when an employee has the right to break an employment contract, other companies may be restricted from trying to induce such a breach. This issue has come to…Read More

  • On Behalf Of: Brian O'Toole
  • Published: June 7, 2018

Construction companies in Texas rely on contracts to establish the terms for price, schedule and building standards when setting up a project with investors. Many situations could cause a contract dispute to flare up, leading to minor delays or snowballing into costly breaches of contract. Most problems arise from the parties misunderstanding a contract, experiencing delays, failing to administer a…Read More