Municipal and state entities need to enter into contracts with vendors just like other businesses. Unfortunately, that also presents the potential for contract disputes. If those disagreement remain unresolved, business entities may find themselves involved in a breach of contract litigation.
In today’s example, a whistleblower from gas and energy company BP disclosed an alleged scheme of systematic overcharging. The former BP employee alleges that the company made a higher profit margin from its sales to California than from its other customers.