Despite careful planning on the part of business owners, lawsuits cannot be entirely avoided in all cases; however, can business owners take steps to reduce the risk of litigation?
The answer to this question is explored in a recent article in The New York Times. The article reports on the recent lawsuit against West Coast Trends, a California company that makes golf bags and accessories. The lawsuit against the company was brought by a former employee, John Keller, who alleged that the company wrongfully terminated him and sought damages of more than $1 million. [Read more...]