October 26, 2017
Earlier this year, the influential U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California grappled with whether civil litigants should be forced to disclose litigation funding in any case.
October 20, 2017
In the first of this 6-part video series by Lawline, Bentham IMF’s Jim Batson participates on a panel discussion with Professor Brad Wendel of Cornell Law School and Evan Fried, a Principal at Greybridge Capital LLC.
October 18, 2017
Litigation funding can provide claimants and their lawyers with the resources necessary to avoid making adverse decisions that can reduce the value of their claims and prematurely end meritorious cases.
October 11, 2017
During the last 16 years, Bentham IMF has been involved in the growth of third-party litigation funding in commercial litigation hot spots around the globe.
October 06, 2017
Blowing the whistle on fraudulent conduct doesn’t have to mean sacrificing your financial security. Learn how Bentham IMF’s non-recourse financing can help.
October 05, 2017
An asset management approach to litigation allows law firm partners to spend less time worrying about how to cover legal expenses and more time doing what they do best: being lawyers.
September 27, 2017
Litigation funding and litigation insurance are sometimes compared as ways to help litigants reduce their risk when bringing contingency fee-based claims.
September 22, 2017
The U.S. Chamber again seeks to amend the FRCP to allow for automatic disclosure of litigation funding agreements. In our response, we explain why their request should be denied by the Rules Committee.
September 20, 2017
Litigation funding can provide lawyers and law firms with an effective alternative to one of the thorniest business challenges they may face — the billable hour.
August 31, 2017
In our final installment, we will review key terms to take into consideration when faced with the all-important funding agreement.
August 29, 2017
Our third installment of this four-part blog series on how to get a case funded will focus on the do-or-die moment for an investment: the diligence process.
August 24, 2017
The benefits of working with Bentham include less obvious advantages that improve a claimant’s chances for litigation success.
August 16, 2017
Seeking litigation finance for your company or client? Here’s what you need to know before signing a term sheet.
August 09, 2017
In the first of this four-part series, find out what to look for in partnering with a litigation financier and why entering into an NDA is of utmost importance.
August 02, 2017
Bentham’s investment can assist oil and gas industry companies that are considering or have filed for bankruptcy.
July 11, 2017
For those looking to launch a litigation boutique firm, a primary concern is how to cover initial overhead expenses without personally acquiring mountains of debt. Here’s how portfolio funding can help.
July 06, 2017
Learn more about the ways that litigation finance can help management committees create value for their firms and clients
June 21, 2017
In this Debtwire podcast, Bentham IMF’s Dave Kerstein, along with Morgan Lewis’ Ed Smith and James Moore, discuss financing litigation in the distressed space.
June 07, 2017
Bentham IMF frequently receives litigation funding inquiries from companies of all sizes facing potentially enterprise-endangering trade secret theft.
June 05, 2017
Three years after its rejection by the Committee on Rules of Practice and Procedure, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce renews its attempt to stifle litigation finance through a broad automatic disclosure rule.