Richard Farkas – Law Offices of Richard D. Farkas

Tearlach Resources, Ltd. vs. Western...

Appellant's Opening Brief in the Court of Appeal

After a State Court dismissed an oil and gas Judgment for lack of subject matter jurisdiction (based on Federal preemption), I filed a successful appeal with the Court of Appeals, arguing that the State Court had concurrent…more

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United Pacific Energy Operations and...

Trial Brief

In March of 2011, after a trial in the Kern County, California Superior Court, my clients, a publicly-traded Canadian exploration company, two of its principals and a California subsidiary, were awarded monetary damages in the…more

| Business Torts, Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts, Conflict of...
Weatherford vs. Gas & Oil...

Cross-complaint in complex, international oil and gas litigation

Cross-complaint in complex, international oil and gas litigation in Kern County, California concerning disputed oil and gas contracts and related matters. The cross-complaint includes causes of action for breach of written…more

| Business Torts, Commercial Law & Contracts
Gavrieli vs. Davidi

Plaintiff's Trial Brief

This is a Trial Brief in a case between two business competitors, dealing with unfair business practices, intentional interference, and misappropriation of trade secrets…more

| Business Torts
Henriks vs. Moritz, Noval, etc.

Memorandum Order Affirming Dismissal of RICO action

This is a Memorandum Opinion of the Court of Appeals, affirming the dismissal of a RICO complaint in its entirety, following a Motion to Dismiss filed in the district court (see related Motion to Dismiss)…more

| Civil Procedure, Civil Remedies
Henriks vs. Moritz, Noval, etc., et...

Defendant's Motion to Dismiss RICO case as a SLAPP suit

This is a California notice of motion and special motion to dismiss a RICO case against an attorney and certain clients, based on California's anti-SLAPP statute. The motion led to the complete dismissal of the RICO complaint…more

| Business Torts, Civil Procedure
Hollander, Cardio-Health vs....

Second Amended Complaint

Complaint filed in California (Los Angeles) Superior Court, alleging causes of action for 1. BREACH OF ORAL CONTRACT 2. BREACH OF WRITTEN CONTRACTS 3. BREACH OF THE COVENANT OF GOOD FAITH & FAIR…more

| Business Torts, Commercial Law & Contracts
Hollander vs. Prevention Concepts,...

Opposition to Demurrer and Motion to Strike

Opposition to Demurrer and Motion to Strike complaint alleging causes of action for Breach of Contract, Anticipatory Breach of Contract, Breach of the Covenant of Good Faith and Fair Dealing, Violation of Section 17200 of the…more

| Business Torts, Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts
SEUNG WOO LEE and GIL SOO RYU vs....

Appellant's Opening Brief

This case involves disputed contentions concerning the validity of an award made against Defendant/Appellant before the Korean Arbitration Board and of the counterclaims of Appellant before the United States District Court. The…more

| Business Torts, Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts,...
SEUNG WOO LEE vs. IMAGING3, INC.

Appellant's Opening Brief

This case involves disputed contentions concerning the validity of an award made against Defendant/Appellant before the Korean Arbitration Board and of the counterclaims of Appellant before the United States District Court. The…more

| Business Torts, Civil Procedure, Civil Remedies, Conflict of Laws,...
Stellar vs. State Farm Insurance

Opposition to Motion for Summary Judgment

Plaintiff opposed Defendant State Farm's Motion for Summary Judgment on the issue of whether allegations of emotional distress from alleged defamation were covered under a homeowner's insurance policy. Plaintiff, tendering…more

| Civil Procedure, Insurance

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