Epstein Executors Want Secretive Arbitration for Victims’ Comp.

Reuters – Executors of Jeffrey Epstein’s estate propose victim compensation fund

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The executors of the estate of Jeffrey Epstein said on Thursday they had asked a judge to approve the creation of a proposed fund to compensate women the financier was accused of having sexually abused.

. . . The executors, Darren Indyke and Richard Kahn, said in a statement that the fund would create a “voluntary, confidential, non-adversarial alternative to litigation.”

Shut-up money, in other words.

3 thoughts on “Epstein Executors Want Secretive Arbitration for Victims’ Comp.

  1. flyingcuttlefish November 23, 2019 / 8:29 am

    NY Times – U.S. Judge Rebukes Epstein Estate for Keeping Accusers in Dark About Settlement
    https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2019/11/21/us/21reuters-people-jeffrey-epstein.html

    “Roberta Kaplan, one of the attorneys for the women, said she was met with “radio silence” when she had tried to discuss a settlement with the estate. She said it was “incredibly disrespectful” to propose the fund without hearing from the alleged victims.

    Freeman [ Magistrate Judge ] agreed the women must have more of a say about any settlement process, adding it could not be “unilateral.”

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