Theresa Y. Kananen

Partner
171 17th Street NW
Suite 2100
Atlanta, Georgia 30363
404.873.7010 phone
404.873.7011fax

Representative Experience

  • Obtained a complete defense verdict in a jury trial involving claims of legal malpractice and breach of contract.
  • Successfully represented client in a jury trial, obtaining favorable verdict on client’s trademark and trade dress infringement claims, and defeating counterclaims brought under the Fair Labor Standards Act.
  • Successfully defended and settled dispute with the Federal Trade Commission on behalf of a payments processor regarding disposition of reserve funds under asset freeze order.
  • Successfully represented payment processors with regard to litigation with merchants, including disputes regarding early termination of merchant agreement, chargebacks, and disposition of merchant funds.
  • Obtained complete dismissal of suit alleging claims for unfair competition and misappropriation of trade secrets against client in the low voltage industry.
  • Successfully represented US Mammo, LLC in an unlawful competition and business divorce dispute, obtaining favorable settlement.
  • Defended officers and directors in an action for breach of fiduciary duty before the Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Georgia.