Matters

International Arbitration Dispute

Successfully defended an international manufacturer against a complex, multi-million dollar breach of contract claim brought by a U.S. trading company involving the sale of petrochemicals, including an award of attorneys’ fees, expenses and costs. The case primarily concerned whether a contract was formed under the UN Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (the CISG) or the UCC. The representation included a seven-day trial involving multiple fact and expert witnesses.

Film Financing Company – Defense in Complex Cross-border Litigation

Defending film financing company against claims brought in the United States. Herrick is working closely with Canadian counsel to navigate issues of Canadian, New York and Federal law in this complex, cross-border litigation. This matter is ongoing.

Financial Services Advisory Firm – Motion to Dismiss Granted in Complex Business Dispute

Herrick successfully represented a financial services advisory in a complex business dispute, including breach of contract, shareholder and conversion claims, where the New York County Supreme Court granted our clients’ motion to dismiss the conversion claims and awarded our client costs and attorneys’ fees. The remaining claims are subject to a pending summary judgment motion.