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Elizabeth A. Bailey of Saltz Mongeluzzi Barrett & Bendesky Elizabeth A. Bailey of Saltz Mongeluzzi Barrett & Bendesky

In personal injury settlements, particularly in products liability cases, defendants regularly seek varying levels of confidentiality as a necessary condition of the settlement. The  trend has been toward ever-increasing amounts of requested secrecy. Far from just seeking confidentiality of the settlement terms or amount, more and more defendants, especially corporate defendants, are seeking absolute secrecy, not just over the terms of the settlement  and not just from the injured plaintiff.

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