Drafting Valid Damages Provisions in Settlement Agreements

By Ambi Biggs The parties have finally settled their dispute and agreed-upon terms for a settlement. All that’s left to do is draft the settlement agreement. Often thought of as a formality that should take minimal effort and expense to prepare, the drafting of the settlement agreement can quickly turn into a “devil in the details” scenario. One or more of the parties to the settlement agreement will often want a provision that prevents the other party from disparaging it . . . Read More