... If Synchro knew something about what had happened to her, and had information about her medical history on file, it might implicate them in having caused her amnesia and, more recently, her disappearance. They wouldn't claim to know anything, I was sure of it, and would stick to denials of everything. That's how companies like that work, anyway, isn't it? Deny everything? Send all inquiries to the lawyers? It was happening already in everything I'd seen from the press and federal investigations of the company. I had no weight at all compared to the kind of leverage the bigger entities could muster, and I knew that they were under absolutely no obligation to assist a stranger who walked up to the front desk requesting probably classified and sensitive information.