by Structured Settlement Watchdog®
Scott Sidell was the former CEO of Structured Settlement Investments, a factoring company acquired by and now part of the Law Cash family. Brooklyn based Law Cash, is in the business of pre-settlement financing and dvances sums of money to assist plaintiffs involved in lawsuits so they can stay afloat and in the lawsuits and have their day in court.
Recent inaccurate news stories portray Scott Sidell is the ex-CEO of Structured Settlements. There is no such company. The purpose of this post is to expressly distinguish between the structured settlement industry and the structured settlement secondary market that Scott Sidell was part of .
The termination of Scott Sidell and subsequent law suit raised interesting questions concerning employer/employee privacy and trade secrets.
Postscript: The lawsuit Plaintiff: Scott Sidell versus Defendants: Structured Settlement Investments, LP, Plaintiff Funding Holding, Inc, Dennis Shields, Harvey Hirschfeld, Richard Palma and Scott Yucht United States District Court District pf Connecticut 3:2008cv00710, was dismissed November 5, 2009 and So Ordered on November 6, 2009 according to public records.