Stoltmann Law Offices is committed to litigating classic business torts. These are claims that are business disputes that are not contract-based. Examples of these are:

  • One party unfairly interfering with another’s business
  • A competitor spreads false rumors in the marketplace
  • Confidential information or trade secrets that are misappropriated
  • A company engages in business practices that are unethical
  • A company engages in business practices that are oppressive
  • A company engages in business practices that are unscrupulous
  • We prosecute cases and have significant experience in:
  • Fraudulent conveyance
  • Fraudulent inducement to contract
  • Defamation
  • Slander
  • Misappropriation of trade secrets
  • Trade libel
  • Unfair competition
  • Breach of fiduciary duty
  • Tortious interference with prospective business relations
  • Prima facie tort
  • Conversions

Stoltmann Law Offices Commercial Litigation Group Success Stories

  • $860,000 jury verdict: Attorney Loftus prosecuted breach of alleged oral partnership agreement alleging fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, breach of contract, promissory estoppel, and violation of California Unfair Business Practices Act in the Northern District of California. The final offer prior to trial was just $70,000.
  • $630,000 settlement result from fiduciary duty and landlord tenant dispute arising from joint ownership of a clinic.
  • Significant confidential settlement on behalf of venture capital investors alleging a breach of fiduciary duty by managers of a tech startup.