How nondisclosure agreements protect sexual predators

"(...) Victims might also have a general privacy interest in keeping compensation information to themselves. To address these and other concerns related to disclosure of settlement amounts, my University of Chicago colleague Saul Levmore and his co-author Frank Fagan at EDHEC Business School have suggested that confidentiality clauses could be enforceable as to the amount of settlement but not to the facts underlying the victim’s claim. (...)"

Author(s) :

Frank Fagan

Associate professor of Law, LegalEDHEC

Daniel Hemel

Assistant professor at the University of Chicago

"(...) Victims might also have a general privacy interest in keeping compensation information to themselves. To address these and other concerns related to disclosure of settlement amounts, my University of Chicago colleague Saul Levmore and his co-author Frank Fagan at EDHEC Business School have suggested that confidentiality clauses could be enforceable as to the amount of settlement but not to the facts underlying the victim’s claim. (...)"

Type : Press article
Date : le 13/10/2017
Research Cluster : LegalEdhec
Source : Vox

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