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Posted: March 26, 2020

Absolute Privilege Applies to Contractual Non-Disparagement Clauses

On March 5, 2020, Justice Borrok of the New York County Commercial Division issued a decision in Malta v. Gaudio, 2020 NY Slip Op. 30699(U), holding that the absolute litigation privilege applies to non-disparagement clauses, explaining: In his opposition papers, and relying on Purple Eagle Entertainment, Inc. v Bray, 2018 NY Slip Op 30538[U] [Sup... Read more »