Phil Collins Wins Bench Trial in Wake County
June 7, 2018
PHil Collins recently won a bench trial in a breach of contract action involving the sale of agricultural equipment. His client initiated the action seeking the amount owed by the defendant for the purchase of the equipment and the defendant asserted breach of contract and fraud claims against Phil's client. The defendant alleged that Phil's client had knowingly misrepresented the condition of the equipment and the defendant sought recovery of repair costs, lost income and punitive damages. The court found in favor of Phil's client and awarded him the amount owed by the defendant pursuant to the contract and dismissed the defendant's claims.