Business Torts

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Our growing practice in the field of business torts is based on the premise that our clients prefer to compete aggressively in the marketplace, not in a courtroom, but that when necessary, they must also be prepared to assert or defend their legal rights.

Clients have turned to Segal McCambridge to enforce their legal rights in a wide variety of contexts, ranging from actions to enforce copyrights against "nuisance" infringers to "bet the company" litigation in which the very survival of their business is at stake.

In 2005, Segal McCambridge achieved one of the most significant results in the history of business tort litigation in Illinois. The firm successfully prosecuted an action for tortious interference with contract and interference with prospective economic opportunity, securing a $90 million verdict on behalf of client JamSports, Inc.