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Defamation: another rape-related lawsuit dropped

Beneath this dueling legal-action story is another story, but I don’t know it. The article — Michael Arrington Drops Suit After Rape Accuser Recants – NYTimes.com. — hints at what might have happened: Last spring, Jennifer Allen began sharing a … Continue reading

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Settlement agreements with non-disclosure clause

A good editorial − Secrecy That Kills – NYTimes.com. −from the New York Times making this crucial point: For more than a decade, G.M. was aware of the faulty switches that caused some of its cars to accelerate suddenly and … Continue reading

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Non-disclosure agreement: “Facebook ‘SUCK IT’ Costs Dad $80,000″

Since this story comes from Lowering the Bar, it’s got its amusing aspects. Dad settles wrongful termination lawsuit against a school. Signs non-disclosure agreement. Daughter posts triumphal “SUCK IT” on Facebook, and Dad loses $80,000 of the $150,000 settlement. As … Continue reading

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