"This firm has a long history of bringing gravitas to frivolous lawsuits."
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"Oh, stop flexing, Dinsdale, get you lawyers and let's deal."
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"Butt out, Buster! Who the hell do you think you are-Jimmy Carter?"
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"Your mother and I still think two dollars a week is plenty, but, in an effort to avoid litigation, we're willing to go to two seventy-five."
"He didn't exactly ask for a divorce-he offered me an early-retirement package."
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"It takes years before some people are comfortable enough to say hello."
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"The sooner I start smoking, the sooner I get my big settlement from the tobacco companies."
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"Negotiations are going to be tougher than I thought. Your wife is being backed by Syria."
"Damn it, name a figure, name a figure."
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"And, in exchange for his testimony, your client gets to pick something nice out of our catalogue."
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"It's a settlement check for $8.23. Apparently we're members of a class that suffered irreparable economic loss and severe emotional distress."
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"She got the paintings, I got the frames."
"Damn!—And we were this close to an attorney-friendly settlement."
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"I can't help feeling a little suspicious. One half is to be run by Bill Gates, and the other half by someone called Gil Bates."
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"She's just waiting for him to be worth divorcing."
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"If you settle I want have the pleasure of squashing them in a court of law, but I can live with that."
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"It's part of a deal I worked out with the I.R.S."
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"Actually, living well on his money is the best revenge."
"I'm glad this case could be settled out of context."
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Cat accused of eating fish
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Gentrifiers of Catan
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