We have the depth and “bench strength” to fully staff and aggressively litigate a case of any size and have been doing so for over 50 years. Given our size, we are efficient and responsive, and tailor our services to meet our clients’ needs, rather than vice versa. Our trial attorneys routinely handle commercial and business disputes including insurance coverage disputes, tort claims, declaratory relief, partnership dissolutions, accountings, breach of contract and unfair business practices.
Commercial & Business Litigation
We have a full service business litigation practice with experience throughout California.
Two cases from different appellate districts in California have come to different conclusions about the enforceability of co-tenancy provisions. This article describes co-tenancy provisions, discusses liquidated damages and alternative performance, and then reviews Grand Prospect and JJD in detail to compare the reasoning in each case.
California Lawyers Association: California Real Property Journal Vol. 40, NO.1, 2022 – “Top Ten Real Property Cases of 2022”
Each year, it is a real challenge to select the top ten real estate cases for our annual overview.
No Relief For The Inn: Business Income Losses Due To Government’s Covid-19 Shutdown Orders Are Not “Physically Caused” By Covid-19 So Not Covered By Standard Commercial Property Insurance
Addressing an issue of first impression in California, the Court of Appeal for the Second District has confirmed that businesses compelled to cease operations as a result of governmental directives issued in response to the COVID-19 pandemic cannot look to their property insurance carriers to cover the lost business income.
U.S. News – Best Lawyers® Gives Miller Starr Regalia Tier 1 Ranking For 11th Consecutive Year In Commercial Litigation, Land Use And Zoning Law And Real Estate Law In The “Best Law Firms” 2022 Edition
Miller Starr Regalia (MSR), a preeminent California real estate law firm for more than 50 years, announced today that for the 11th consecutive year it has been named by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® a Tier 1 law firm in the Oakland metropolitan area for three practice areas -- commercial litigation, land use and zoning law, and real estate law.