Sounds like break of settlement agreement and fraud to induce you to sign a settlement agreement. You and your attorney will need to strategize. Is it better to give notice that you are rescinding the settlement agreement and pursuing your full rights and remedies in court? Or, is it better to enforce terms of the settlement agreement.
One thing we do out here is secure an installment agreement settlement with a stipulated judgment -- meaning that if the defendant misses a payment, we can go into court and get a judgment against the defendant for the full amount and then try to collect. Or, we try to get an individual to guarantee the corporate defendant's debt.
I don't envy 3 years of hardball litigation. Good luck.
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