Glaser Weil’s Partner Jill Basinger and Associate Michael Smith co-authored the article, “How California’s NDA Restrictions Cause More Harm Than Good for Survivors,” featured in The Hollywood Reporter

Glaser Weil entertainment litigation partner Jill Basinger and associate Michael Smith co-authored an article for The Hollywood Reporter on the unintended consequences of a new California law, which prohibits survivors from entering into NDAs after filing civil lawsuits.

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Glaser Weil Partner Jill Basinger is an experienced trial lawyer who has garnered many favorable verdicts. Her reputation as an aggressive and effective trial lawyer has also resulted in lucrative settlements for her clients. Her drive and creative approach to cases gives her a competitive edge when advocating for her clients — including Fortune 500 companies, entertainers and many high net-worth individuals.

Michael Smith’s practice includes commercial litigation, including cases that involve claims of breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, and fraud. Mr. Smith also has experience defending against lawsuits alleging violations of constitutional rights under 42 U.S.C. § 1983. Other matters that Mr. Smith has litigated include property disputes involving quiet title, civil assault and battery, civil harassment, and restraining order litigation.