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William B. Hanley

Protecting Trade Secrets

If you’re a business owner in Los Angeles, Orange, or San Diego county, you need to know how and why trade secrets and patents differ from each other. If you’re not sure, trade secrets attorney William B. Hanley of Irvine, California has the information you need.

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William B. Hanley

Business Torts & Punitive Damages

Business litigation attorney William B. Hanley in Irvine, California has over four decades of experience working for clients involved with business torts. He’s represented countless plaintiffs and defendants alike in their cases in pursuit of the most favorable result possible.

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Can I Sue for a Construction Defect?

The California Civil Code includes sections on construction law, including construction defects which may occur in the development and construction of homes and buildings. But what are considered construction defects? If a construction defect is found in a home or a place of business, can the builder be sued? These are some of the questions that attorney William B. Hanley, an experienced construction defect attorney, wants to answer for you.

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What Do Environmental Lawyers Do?

Keeping California’s environment clean and safe is a feat that we should all strive to accomplish. To help people, and especially businesses, achieve that, laws have been put into place to protect air and water resources and some land as well. If you are running a business, you need to be aware of the state and federal environmental laws that will affect you. An environmental lawyer can help with that.

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How to Dissolve a Business Partnership in California

Business partnerships come to an end for a variety of reasons. Sometimes the conclusion of a partnership comes naturally after a project or goal has been fulfilled, for example. But other times, the ending and dissolution of a business is more complicated. Such can be true when partners disagree on operations and goals, when it’s decided that a partnership is no longer the best model for the business, or when an unexpected death of one of the partners occurs.

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How to File a Business Lawsuit in California

As a business owner, you generally want to avoid lawsuits as much as possible in order to save your company time, money, and unnecessary stress. That being said, there are times in which filing a lawsuit is not only necessary but paramount to settling a dispute and protecting your business.

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California Statute of Limitations: Written vs. Oral Contracts

When it comes to breaches of contract, the amount of time you have to sue (that is, the “statute of limitations”) depends on whether the contract was made verbally or in writing. In California: Written contracts have a four-year statute of limitations while. Oral contracts have a two-year statute of limitations.

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California Unfair Competition

Protect your business by educating yourself on California’s approach to unfair competition law. Then schedule a consultation with attorney Bill Hanley.

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