Description
It’s hardly a revelation that most civil cases end in settlemennts Many of these are vanilla affairs, with one side payiin and the other giving a general release in return. But there are some important exceptions to this general pattern, and they can raise interesting and difficult problems. Some are procedural, like avoiding admissions or unintended settlemennts Others are more substantive: Who pays how much, and how do you keep things quiet? And, of course, there are ethical constraints. The...

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