Practice Areas

Eanet, PC’s practice areas each reflect the talents of seasoned trial attorneys who have extensive experience in handling all phases of litigation and transactions. With a proven track record of bringing cases to verdict on behalf of businesses and individual clients, the firm’s attorneys are as comfortable in a courtroom as they are in a conference room, deftly securing the most positive outcome for their clients regardless of the scope or complexity of a case or transaction.

 

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Business Litigation

Eanet, PC handles all manner of business and complex commercial litigation in both state and federal court, representing plaintiffs and defendants. We have experience at every phase of litigation, from pleadings through discovery, motion practice and trial.  With a broad range of civil litigation experience in numerous areas, our attorneys handle claims that include:

Fraud  |  Breach of Contract  |  Negligence  |  Breach of Fiduciary Duty | Shareholder and Investor Rights and Disputes  |  Corporate Governance Disputes  |  Bankruptcy Disputes  |  Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith Disputes  |  Business Torts  | Conversion |  Partnership Disputes  |  Government Compliance Matters | Trademark and Trade Dress Disputes | Fraudulent Transfers & Fraudulent Conveyances

In addition to our courtroom experience, we have extensive experience in Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), including representing clients in settlement negotiations, mediation, and arbitration proceedings.

Representative Matters

  • Prevail on summary judgment on behalf of client (green energy fund) for over $700,000, on conversion and intentional interference with contract claims.

  • Secure six figure jury verdict for client on fraud claims against former CEO, Board Chairman; upheld on appeal in published opinion (IIG Wireless, Inc. v. Yi (2018) 22 Cal.App.5th 630).

  • Defense jury verdict for an investment company against claims brought by a former investor.

  • Obtain substantial confidential settlement of fraud, conversion, and unfair competition claims against several of nation's largest insurance companies arising out of wrongful use of client's producer codes and account information.

  • Obtain dismissal of fraudulent transfer claims against several defendants accused of receiving millions in wrongfully-obtained funds from a third-party.

  • Dismissal of all claims against client at demurrer stage in action by purchaser against seller of restaurant alleging fraud and concealment.

  • Succeed on summary judgment for over $700,000 on behalf of secured lender, in connection with defendants' breach of secured loan and conversion of collateral.

  • Obtain writ of attachment for over $545,000 on behalf of creative design firm, in connection with legal action commenced against electric car manufacturer Faraday & Future.

 

Real Estate Litigation

Eanet, PC’s attorneys possess extensive experience handling a wide variety of real estate disputes. In light of the current market volatility that has left many commercial real estate investments and projects in various stages of crisis, we have represented numerous investors, developers, builders, landlords, and leaseholders. Our attorneys routinely handle cases that arise from the following:

Realtor/Broker commission disputes and fiduciary duty claims  |  Loan workouts and modifications  |  Deficiency actions  | Personal guaranty actions  |  Commercial real estate foreclosures  |  Lender liability disputes  |  Receiverships  |  Escrow and earnest money disputes  |  Specific performance actions  | Boundary disputes litigation  |  Complex commercial and retail landlord/tenant disputes  |  Commercial and retail evictions | Quiet title actions |  Adverse possession actions

Representative Matters

  • Awarded six-figure judgment against commercial office building subtenant for breach of sublease; successfully enforce judgment against subtenant.

  • Retained to negotiate post-litigation settlement of personal guaranty claims by lender against real estate developer.

  • Secure seven-figure settlement of lender liability claims by real estate developer against bank following one week of hearings before judicial referee and after defeating motion for summary judgment.

  • Represent real estate agents and brokers in commission disputes.

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Labor and Employment 

Eanet, PC has a full service employment practice devoted to litigating all forms of employment disputes. Our attorneys have handled matters across a broad spectrum of industries, including entertainment, marketing, retail, healthcare, and manufacturing throughout Southern California.  Claims handled on behalf of our clients include those involving: Unfair Competition, Non-solicitation & Trade Secrets  |  Wage and Hour  |  Negotiation of Employment Agreements, Separation Agreements, and Severance Agreements  |  Discrimination, Harassment & Retaliation | Workplace Investigations |  Wrongful Termination | Class Actions  

In addition to our litigation practice, we provide advice and counsel on all employment matters involving California employers and employees.  

 
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Corporate Transactions

Eanet, PC has a full service transactional practice devoted to supporting clients to achieve their unique goals with the highest quality of service available. Our attorneys have experience across a broad spectrum of industries, crafting creative solutions to meet the needs of investors, lenders, developers, established businesses, and start-ups. Transactions handled on behalf of our clients include:

Commercial Loan Agreements and Credit Facilities |  Promissory Notes |  Secured Transactions |  Intellectual Property Rights |  Mergers and Acquisitions |  Real Estate financing |  Commercial and Business Contracts |  Corporate and Entity Formation | Serving as outside "General Counsel" to corporate clients

 
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Entertainment Law 

Eanet PC represents a wide range of entertainment industry clients in both transactional and litigated matters.  Our lawyers have a wealth of experience acting as production counsel, advising on intellectual property issues including copyright, trademark and fair use opinions.  Our transactional expertise also includes forming, acquiring, merging entertainment-industry entities and negotiating all related contracts, such as joint venture and partnership agreements.