Title
Microsoft Word - 4-03.doc
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CohenE
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ABA Journal April 2003, Page 32 Ethics PAUSE BEFORE YOU SETTLE Ethics Rules may not allow Lawyers to Forgo Future Suits Elizabeth Cohen Copyright © 2003 by American Bar Association; Elizabeth Cohen PICTURE THIS SCENARIO: YOU REPRESENT the plaintiff in a product liability lawsuit. Defense counsel has made a tantalizing settlement offer, but you would have to agree not to file any more suits against the defendant relating to this product. Clearly, the defendant does not want to be burned again by...

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