Commercial Litigation: Business Fraud

Mar 31, 2020 | Commercial Litigation

Fraud is unfortunately a common experience for U.S. businesses; in fact, one 2009 survey estimated that 88% of companies have been impacted by fraud at some point. Small businesses are particularly vulnerable to fraud and are more severely affected when it does occur.

Regardless of the circumstances your Houston business has faced, the Houston business fraud attorneys at Williams Hart & Boundas want you to know that you have options if you have been stolen from, misled, or defrauded in any way. Our experienced team of Houston commercial litigation lawyers may work tirelessly on your behalf to recover what you have lost.
Filing a Business Fraud Claim
For the best chance at filing a successful business fraud claim in Houston, the following must be true: one party must have intentionally and falsely represented itself in order to deceive another party for its own monetary or personal gain. A wide range of illegal and unethical activities can be considered business fraud. You may qualify for compensation to recover your losses if your Houston business has fallen victim to the following activities:

  • Embezzlement
  • Breach of fiduciary duty
  • Bribery
  • Bait-and-switch scams
  • Forgery
  • Other deceptive practices

Take action against those who have broken your trust and stolen from you. The Houston attorneys at Williams Hart & Boundas have the experience and resources to fight for you every step of the way.

Business fraud may be impossible to fully prevent, but you do have options for legal recourse if it happens to your company. The business fraud attorneys of Williams Hart & Boundas in Houston may be able to help you recover your losses. Contact us today to schedule a free consultation.

Disclaimer: This material is provided for informational purposes only. The provision of this material does not create an attorney-client relationship between the firm and the reader and does not constitute legal advice. Legal advice must be tailored to the specific circumstances of each case, and the contents of this newsletter are not a substitute for legal counsel. Do not take action in reliance on the contents of this material without seeking the advice of counsel.

The information contained in this blog may or may not reflect the most current legal developments. Accordingly, information in this blog is not promised or guaranteed to be correct or complete, and should not be relied upon as such. Readers should conduct their own appropriate legal research.

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