Disclaimer/Privacy Policy


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Notwithstanding our privacy policy, Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP may disclose personal information in special cases: (1) when we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact, or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with (either intentionally or unintentionally) the rights of Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP or property or anyone that could be harmed by such activities; (2) when we believe in good faith that the law requires it; and (3) in situations involving threats to the physical safety of any person.