Funding

Sprinting ahead with funding for smaller claims

The self-proclaimed world leader in litigation funding has brought to market a funding option for smaller claims, reports Catherine Baksi

Is the party over for litigation funders?

Third-party investors should be wary of potential ‘legal sink holes’ underneath big buck cases, warn Christopher Coffin and Lesley Timms

Excalibur judgment will not deter third-party funders

The funder should always ensure that they are not only comfortable with the claim itself, but also those who are appointed to run it, argues Simon Dluzniak

Professional funders have no control over their investments

Litigation backers are 'tied to claimants' fortunes'

Business groups call on prime minister to scrap legal reforms

The government's commitment to ending the LASPO exemption on insolvency litigation is labelled 'misguided', 'anti-business' and 'flies in the face of available evidence'

Bentham Europe appoints Irwin Mitchell lawyer as chief investment officer

London partner to develop the European market for newly launched third party funder

'Sharp rise' in high-value commercial litigation

16 per cent increase the result of disputes from the recession, RPC says