Salazar v. Interland, Inc., B189889
In claim for commissions on the transfer of Internet and Web-hosting services to defendants, summary judgment for defendants is affirmed where: 1) the trial court correctly found that the transaction was the sale of a business opportunity; and 2) that under Business and Professions Code section 10131(a), plaintiff was required to be licensed as a broker in order to recover commissions for arranging the sale or acquisition of this business.
- Decided 06/26/2007
- Published 06/26/2007
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellant:
- Law Offices of James Aaron Pflaster, Martin R. Berman and James Aaron Pflaster, Los Angeles, for Plaintiff and Appellant.
- For Appellees:
- Jones Day, Brian A. Sun, John S. Sasaki, Los Angeles; Wargo & French, Joseph D. Wargo (Pro Hac Vice), Michael S. French (Pro Hac Vice); Graves Law Office and Phillip J. Graves for Defendants and Respondents.