Contract disputes are often aggravating, especially because the terms have been plainly set forth or discussed by both parties — and yet, suddenly, business operations fail due to a breach of that contract. Most contract disputes primarily involve a breach of contract, of which there are a few kinds you should be familiar with if you plan to seek our legal representation.
First off, you should know that a breach simply translates to a failure to carry out the terms of the contract. Next, it's important to be aware of the difference between material and non-material breaches so you can be prepared for what to expect during the legal process.
The intricacies of material breaches versus non-material breaches run deep, so it's important to seek our help in determining the nature of your contract dispute.
In terms of contract law, both Kansas and Missouri concern themselves primarily with matters of actual and reasonable financial loss resulting from contractual breaches, as well as damage to the reputation of the contract owner. Otherwise, these laws are relatively standard and always require the assistance of a skilled lawyer to suss out the intricacies across state borders — such as that between Kansas and Missouri.
It's also worth noting a few of the kinds of contract disputes that you may find yourself dealing with:
Additionally, an important consideration should always be whether it is necessary to move contract disputes into the courtroom, since the litigation process can be both time-consuming and expensive. After decades of experience, attorney Charlie Hyland can spot the red flags that usually indicate a need for litigation and we always consider what's best for your case.
When your contract has been breached, the ramifications can be detrimental to your business and the goals set forth by both parties involved. Wasted time should be reclaimed, especially when financial loss may have been involved. In both Kansas and Missouri, look to the Hyland Law Firm for skillful and effective contract dispute resolution. Schedule your consultation with us today.