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Articles From Christopher B. Lega

Protecting Settling Plaintiffs When a Defendant Goes Bankrupt

By Christopher B. Lega
April
2013
Article
Page 200
Most settlement agreements ignore an important risk - that the defendant will file for bankruptcy shortly after settlement. Here's how to protect plaintiffs.

Estop that Lawsuit: Judicial Estoppel and the Bankruptcy Debtor-Turned-Plaintiff

By Christopher B. Lega
May
2011
Article
Page 250
Judicial estoppel can derail a plaintiff who filed for bankruptcy but then brought a lawsuit he failed to reveal in the bankruptcy case.

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