David T. Stowell – Representative List of Litigation Matters

  • Representation of bank officer and director in bank litigation involving a private placement financing
  • Representation of minority member in dispute involving managing member fraud and mismanagement in a limited liability company
  • Representation of two partners in expulsion of a third partner for misconduct
  • Representation  of screenplay authors against a major studio for violation of copyright and material ownership
  • Defense of a property owner over access for ingress and egress to a ocean view property
  • Defense of a partnership in litigation involving easement rights to a multi-million dollar subdivision
  • Representation of a member of a family partnership in complex business litigation  and unwinding of long held interests in business and real properties
  • Defense of business owner against claims by a third party over alleged ownership rights in the business
  • Defense of a contractor over alleged construction defects in design and installation of  a pipeline
  • Defense of a major national insurance company for breach of contract, over alleged defects in software and services provided
  • Representation of general contractor for collection of substantial unpaid fees
  • Oversight and advise to a contractor on insurance issues and settlement  involving alleged construction defects at a large common interest development
  • Representation of a homeowner against real estate brokers for fraud and misrepresentation over the status of real property
  • Defense of sellers of real property against alleged fraudulent nondisclosure
  • Defense of an individual’s alleged negligence in failing to disclose a dangerous condition
  • Defense of an attorney alleged to have breached a fiduciary duty and made misrepresentations regarding a financial transaction
  • Multiple cases representing individuals against major brokerage houses for breach of fiduciary duty and fraud
  • Representation of radio station owner against non US based stations illegally broadcasting across the border and interfering with the station’s broadcast signal
  • Representation of beach property owner in Malibu, over multi-million dollar property’s beach access
  • Defense of a contractor for alleged construction defects over beach development
  • Representation of film company against third parties for copyright violation and improper distribution of property/film owned by the film company
  • Representation of parties in litigation over the ownership rights of a major privately held company
  • Representation of a partner in partnership dissolution and litigation over claims of fraud
  • Representation of a developer over allegations related to loans and investments in the project
  • Defense of an individual sued for a claim of joint ownership of real property
  • Defense of a school against claims of negligent hiring and supervision
  • Representation of a party against various contractors for various construction defects related to a multimillion dollar project
  • Representation of party improperly excluded from inheritance distribution by executor of estate in a will contest litigation
  • Action against title policy for home owner sued for blocking a view easement
  • Representation of numerous actors for residuals due from a popular TV series
  • Representation of a minor and her parents against a public school for allowing significant injury to the student
  • Representation of a minor against individuals for assault and battery
  • Representation of a securities brokerage firm against major trading house/bank regarding arbitrage currency transactions improperly handled
  • Defense of party against lawsuit claiming easement rights and violations of easement and covenants between adjoining property owners
  • Representation of individual investor in an overseas insurance fund for misrepresentations regarding the investment
  • Representation of party regarding attempted extortion scheme
  • Defense of an individual against claims of money due under the terms of an agreement
  • Representation of a property seller to enforce a restrictive covenant
  • Representation of a music producer for return of funds from the investment in a fraudulent race horse syndication
  • Defense of a company against claims from federal regulatory agencies regarding violation of rules and regulations relating to telemarketing activities
  • Representation of trustee against California bank for mismanagement of trust assets
  • Representation of company against third party for misappropriation of company assets related to broadcasting rights
  • Representation of a company against a public company default on a multiyear broadcast tower lease
  • Defense of a school against claims of breach of a merchandising contract
  • Action against third parties for unfair competition