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Complex Commercial Litigation

Approaching Your Problems As if They Were Our Own

When faced with a dispute, a business must react promptly and proficiently  — or risk lost profits, a damaged reputation, or worse, loss of the company. Our attorneys understand the importance of shrewdly positioning these matters early on. And we have a track record of attaining successful resolutions. That's why, when faced with a highly publicized lawsuit by an affiliate, Comcast and its subsidiary NBCUniversal called on Mintz.

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Our Experience

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In a case alleging breaches of fiduciary duty, a Mintz corporate and litigation team led by lawyers Seth Goldman and Stephen Curley achieved a very favorable settlement for plaintiffs — minority stockholders who hadn’t received a financial return on their early-stage investment in
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Mintz achieved a legal victory for longtime client Shari Redstone in a contentious legal battle concerning media company Viacom, Inc.’s board and corporate governance. The global settlement dismissed all suits against Ms. Redstone and her father Sumner and altered the Viacom board.
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Mintz successfully represented NBC Universal and Comcast when Boston affiliate WHDH sued to prevent them from launching a new, directly owned station. All breach of contract and monopolization claims were dismissed.

Our Approach

Litigation isn't your business. It is ours. We approach your problems with an aggressive drive and strong sense of doing what's best for you. We work with you to understand the nature of the dispute, determine the right position for your company, and create the best strategy — whether that involves an early resolution or going to trial.

We're known for our ability to take tough cases to trial and win. Breach of contract complaint? Partnership or joint venture dispute? Business tort claim? We excel in high-stakes litigation because we've been there before. Our attorneys partner across disciplines to advise on key legal and industry matters that can impact your resolution. Our ultimate goal is to meet your business objectives.

Jurisdictional Breadth

Having appeared in trial and appellate courts and arbitration proceedings in 48 states, the District of Columbia, and multiple international arbitration forums, our attorneys have the acumen and experience to handle your dispute in any federal or state jurisdiction. 

​Coast to Coast Coverage

More than 150 litigators on the East and West Coasts

Full-time E-Discovery / Records Team
  • Dedicated team focused exclusively on e-discovery and large data management
  • Helped 40+ companies draft and implement concise, user-friendly protocols
  • Ability to harvest, code, store, and control large litigation datasets
  • Ability to negotiate true “best-price” agreements with national and local vendors
  • Deep understanding of IT infrastructure: e-mail systems, structured and unstructured data repositories, billing systems, other IT resources
  • Knowledge of HIPAA and state equivalents, privacy regulations, international data transfer limitations
  • Experience leading document reviews involving 2 billion+ docs for clients in various industries
​Our Value Approach to Pricing
  • We recognize — now more than ever — that our clients are focused on reducing and managing legal expenses, and that is sustaining our commitment to alternative fee arrangements (AFAs) and value pricing
  • Each year, we engage in a formal client service feedback program so that we can learn directly from our clients what we’re doing well, where we can improve, and how we can better anticipate their needs when it comes to legal expenses
  • Regardless of the arrangement, we seek to ensure that our fee structure is aligned with the results achieved for our clients
  • We aim to be creative, flexible, and solutions-oriented

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Our attorneys excel at high-stakes litigation. We're known for our ability to take tough cases to trial and win.