February 21, 2018
ABA Model Rule 5.4 prohibits lawyers from sharing legal fees with non-lawyers except under limited circumstances like including non-lawyer employees in compensation or retirement plans.
February 20, 2018
What does litigation finance and ‘tall poppy syndrome’ have in common? Listen to this podcast to find out!
February 16, 2018
Litigation funders could be the new co-investors of choice for PE firms.
February 14, 2018
Litigation financing can provide distinct advantages for law firms looking to grow their practice without taking on the risk and expense of a loan from a bank.
February 05, 2018
Sale of the majority of its US investment portfolio to its US Fund enables the company to retain substantial upside exposure to the cases while substantially de-risking its balance sheet.
February 05, 2018
Public policy cited as the basis of a Grand Court decision permitting the use of litigation funding in Grand Cayman.
January 31, 2018
Mixing up the two types of litigation financing creates the risk of regulating in the interest of protecting consumers while limiting solutions that level the playing field for commercial enterprises.
January 24, 2018
The year ahead for those who rely upon the class action process to access the justice system may be a rocky one.
January 11, 2018
The proliferation of litigation funding in recent years has caused some to question whether it should be allowed. However, the reality is that California courts settled that question more than 25 years ago.
January 04, 2018
Lexology article authored by Bentham IMF’s John Harabedian discusses notable legal decisions impacting litigation funding in 2017.
January 03, 2018
As the new year dawns, SCOTUS ponders the administrative review process for patents at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
December 27, 2017
In a profession that is notorious for being resistant to change, this survey is a yearly reminder of what in-house counsel deem important as well as a guide of how to tweak your approach to meet client needs.
December 22, 2017
If you’re not presenting this financing option to your clients, are you really being the best counselor you can be?
December 20, 2017
As the Wall Street Journal reported, established funders have substantial capital, and a number of new investors and funding companies have been entering the market.
December 15, 2017
Do you have all the necessary tools to stay competitive in today’s legal market? Read more to find out.
December 13, 2017
As the largest commercial litigation funding company in Texas, Bentham IMF is often asked by attorneys in the Lone Star State about specific ethics issues and their relation to funding.
December 12, 2017
Stevens & Lee P.C. attorneys Eric Robinson and Daniel Huyett urge litigators to discuss litigation finance in an article published by Law360 today, describing it as “a subject that litigators ignore at the risk of a client relationship.”
December 06, 2017
The topic of litigation funding has graced the front pages of America’s legal journals and publications since its arrival in the U.S. marketplace.
December 01, 2017
What’s driving increased demand for litigation funding? Jim Batson explains in part 4 of our Friday Funding Series.
November 30, 2017
How is litigation funding possible in states with active champerty statutes? We explain how it works in NY.