N.J. Judge Finds State's Interests Favor Protection Of Unfiled Expert Transcripts

TRENTON, N.J. - A New Jersey state court judge on May 14 ruled that unfiled transcripts from depositions of environmental experts for ExxonMobil Corp. should not be produced to a law firm, after finding that the state's interest in protecting the information outweighs the public's need for the information (Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP v. New Jersey Department of Law and Public Safety, Division of Law, No. L-63-09, N.J. Super., Mercer Co.).

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