Business Litigation


Axis represents business clients, shareholders, investors, and startups  in business disputes and litigation.  We serve clients from all over the nation and internationally.

We are smart, aggressive, and relentless in our advocacy for business clients involved in business disputes.  Our practice includes a breadth of experience in  wide range of industries.

Business Litigation Practice Areas

Our Business Litigation practice spans multiple practice areas, including but not limited to the following:

Business Disputes and Lawsuits

We represent businesses who have been victims of unlawful business practices, fraud, contractual breaches, or other violations of law by individuals, business partners, or outsiders:

  • Anti-competitive business practices
  • Business torts
  • Business defamation
  • Business litigation
  • Breaches of fiduciary duty
  • Commercial plaintiff representation
  • Contract breaches
  • False advertising
  • Fraud
  • Interference with business contracts
  • Interference with economic prospects and relationships
  • Lease/Landlord disputes
  • Misappropriation claims
  • Non-competes
  • Non-solicits
  • Real estate disputes
  • Trade libel
  • Unfair competition
  • UCL (17200) Claims


Intellectual Property Litigation

We represent business clients in a variety of intellectual property litigation matters, ranging from the protection of company protectible data, copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, as well as business proprietary/confidential information:

  • Breach of confidentiality/non-disclosure obligations
  • Breaches of fiduciary duty
  • Corporate raiding
  • Counterfeiting
  • Copyright infringement
  • Employee data theft
  • Misappropriation
  • Non-compete lawsuits
  • Non-solicit lawsuits
  • Non-disclosure agreement breaches
  • Self-dealing
  • Trade secret theft
  • Trade libel
  • Trade dress claims
  • Trademark infringement


Intra-Company Disputes

We have experience representing clients in intra-company disputes. Whether your dispute involves investors, shareholders, officers, directors, managers, and a variety of other company insiders, our focus will be to assist you resolve the dispute as cost-effectively and strategically as possible:

  • Business Breakups
  • Corporate Disputes
  • Directors’ and officer liability
  • Freeze-outs and Squeeze-outs
  • Intra-company disputes
  • Investors Disputes
  • Hostile takeovers
  • Judicial dissolution
  • LLC Disputes
  • LLC dissolutions
  • LLC Member Lawsuits
  • LLC Dissolutions
  • Minority shareholder disputes
  • Piercing corporate veil claims
  • Partner Claims
  • Partnership Disputes
  • Receiverships
  • Securities Litigation
  • Shareholder Disputes
  • Shareholder Derivative Claims


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Did you know that our clients’ legal dollars are hard at work giving back to the community? Axis is a significant donor and supporter of a multitude of charitable giving projects in the community as well as nationwide, donating a portion of legal fees to a variety of underserved needs and causes. Check out at our latest charitable giving projects below, and know that in supporting Axis, you are helping us improve hundreds of lives.