Representative Matters

Business Litigation and Dispute Resolution
  • Obtained a multimillion-dollar judgment on behalf of a national consulting firm against a terminated employee for fraud, tortious interference, defamation and other claims related to post employment activities through social media and other means.

  • Obtained a temporary restraining order and subsequently a favorable settlement against a former key employee and his new Canadian employer in a federal suit to enforce post-employment restrictive covenants on behalf of a nationwide medical equipment rental business.

  • Obtained a substantial settlement for a commercial developer in a suit against an architectural firm for misrepresentation, breach of contract and professional negligence in the design of a parking garage.

  • Brought a federal RICO action against multiple defendants in the United States District Court for the Eastern District Court of Pennsylvania. Two years after prosecuting the case in court, our client entered into a favorable settlement with the defendants. The RICO action was based on 18 U.S.C. § 1962(b), § 1962(c), and § 1962(d).

  • In two related "business divorce" cases filed in the Pennsylvania state court, KHF represented one of the two business owners in both defense and counterclaim against the other business owner, resulting in two favorable settlements.

Class Actions
  • Defended employer in a state wage and hour class action suit resulting in an early settlement.

Commercial Transactions
  • Represented lender in the sale of over $12MM in SBA loans.

  • Represented national trucking company in consolidation of 13 parcels of real estate.

  • Represented lender in aggregate $9MM loan transaction for borrower's acquisition and development of real estate.

  • Represented seller in $2MM hybrid stock and asset sale of IT services and placement business.

  • Represented medical equipment supplier in successful negotiation of long-term primary vendor contract with a major hospital system.

Insurance Bad Faith
  • Obtained a substantial recovery on behalf of a business property owner in a federal lawsuit against its insurance company for breach of contract and insurance bad faith.

  • Obtained a favorable settlement on behalf of a business in state court claims against its insurer for breach of contract and insurance bad faith.

  • Recovery of several hundred thousand dollars for an oil company whose insurance claim for its oil delivery trucks damaged by flood was wrongfully denied. Edward T. Kang, Jacklyn Fetbroyt, and Gregory H. Mathews successfully prosecuted a bad faith claim against the insurance company resulting in the favorable settlement.

Risk Management Counseling
Whistleblower Actions
  • In the October 13, 2022 edition of The Legal Intelligencer, Edward T. Kang wrote "The Great Pandemic Heist: Attorneys' Role in Fighting PPP Loan Fraud" In the COVID-19 era, there has been a heist of great value, but it has not gone undetected.…
  • Represented whistleblower in an action alleging medically unnecessary psychiatric services and improperly extending inpatient length of stays, resulting in a $117 million settlement.
  • Represented whistleblower in an action against two local hospitals for healthcare fraud, resulting in a $1.25 million settlement. Year: 2019
  • Represented whistleblower in an action under False Claims Act alleging off-label marketing and REMS violations, resulting in a $58 million settlement. Year: 2017