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Problems with a partner? Business litigation may be the answer

Before company owners in Florida enter into business partnerships, it is normal for them to take steps that will help them avoid disputes down the line, or at least set terms on acceptable ways to resolve them. Unfortunately, sometimes, the only resolution that produces decent results is taking legal action. This is where a business litigation attorney can help.

Non-Compete Agreements Under Scrutiny

States take vastly different approaches to non-compete agreements . This article explores the different public policy arguments relating to non-compete agreements. Idaho has taken a very different approach than California.  Non-conmpete agreements are void in California while Idaho's new law strengthens the enforcement of non-compete agreements. In Florida, non-compete agreements are sometimes enforceable and other times are not enforceable depending on several factors. If you have any questions or would like legal advice on whether your Florida non-compete agreement is enforceable, please contact Carr Law Firm, P.A. 

Peter F. Carr Listed Among Florida's 'Super Lawyers' In 2017

We are pleased to announce that Peter F. Carr Jr., one of our firm's founding attorneys, has been listed among Florida's 2017 'Super Lawyers' in Business Litigation. This is an incredible honor, underscoring that Peter's peers have recognized his achievements in the legal field.

Can products be too popular to protect?

Business owners go to great lengths to protect confidential, proprietary information. They have employees sign confidentiality or non-compete agreements; they limit access to trade secrets; they also secure patents, copyrights and trademarks to protect unique creations.

Self-driving car companies battle over technology

People all across Orlando are eagerly anticipating the arrival of self-driving cars, and several companies have been promising to deliver these vehicles in the very near future. However, in the race to be first at anything related to new technology, companies often run into legal obstacles that can create delays.

Don’t lose it all when you close a business

Running a business in Orlando is complicated and challenging, and it requires business owners to make some difficult decisions. One such decision could be deciding to close. Sadly, many business owners across the U.S. are making this very decision right now according to a recent report noting that, for the first time in several decades, the rate of company closures is exceeding the rate of company formations.

What to do after a data breach, and how to avoid lawsuits

As any company that deals with sensitive customer information knows, the threat of a data breach is an ongoing concern. Companies often combat this threat with sophisticated security software designed to protect personal and financial data.

When an employee leaves, make sure your trade secrets stay behind

If a trade secret or intellectual property is an important factor in the success of your Florida business, it is critical to ensure that the information stays protected after employees leave your company. You may benefit from requiring all employees to sign non-compete or nondisclosure agreements, but there are certain factors you must consider in order to ensure that these contracts are binding and enforceable.

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What Clients Say About Carr Law Firm

  • Pete Carr has represented my companies for the past several years. He has handled all of the companies litigation needs along with providing legal counsel and legal documents as needed. Pete is always extremely professional but the thing that I like the most about Pete is how responsive he is when needed.
    Danny Quinn, President
    Quinn Commercial, Inc and Quinn Contractors, Inc.
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  • Peter Carr of the Carr Law Firm, P.A., has represented various companies I owned since 2009. Mr. Carr is a great talent in landlord/tenant disputes and general corporate litigation. In every case he has represented me in, he researched and advised me of the best solutions to either settle the case or to fight.
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    Blackmine Property Management
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  • Pete has been my attorney for many years. I previously worked with other attorneys and what I like about Pete is that he looks at all angles of the situation and gives me advice that is in my best interests, even if it’s not what I want to hear. When necessary, he litigates aggressively.
    Vincent F. Wolle, CCIM, SIOR
    Broker-Investment Partner
    Results Real Estate Partners, LLC
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