Buyers Win Award after Cigar Shop Seller Backs out at Last Minute

Buyers Win Award after Cigar Shop Seller Backs out at Last MinuteBuyers Win Award after Cigar Shop Seller Backs out at Last Minute

Attorney:  Attorney Thomas L Gourde

Area of Law: Contract Law

Date: 05/17/2007

State Filed: California

Settlement: Yes

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.