Contracts Keyed to Summers
Dwyer v. Jung
On January 1, 1973, Edmond Dwyer (Plaintiff), Albert Lisbona (Plaintiff), and Fred Jung (Defendant) entered a law partnership agreement. The agreement included a list designating certain clients to each partner. The agreement provided that upon termination of the partnership, each partner would be prohibited from doing business with a client designated for another partner. On June 1, 1974, the parties dissolved the partnership, and Plaintiffs thereafter brought an action for an accounting. Defendant counterclaimed, arguing that Plaintiffs violated the partnership agreement by attempting to do business with his designated clients. Plaintiffs argued that the provision relied upon by Defendant was void as against public policy.
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