Buyers Win Award after Cigar Shop Seller Backs out at Last Minute
Area of Law: Contract Law
State Filed: California
In this case, Mr. Gourde represented buyers of a cigar shop in Orange County who were denied the purchase when the sellers backed-out of the sale at the last minute. The buyers sued for breach of contract, fraud and other claims, and obtained a substantial verdict against the sellers for their breach of contract damages, lost profits and for punitive damages.