Perspectives from Within

Bentham is a litigation finance company providing funding to plaintiffs for large commercial disputes in the United States and abroad. Bentham is the U.S. arm of IMF Bentham Limited, one of the oldest and most experienced commercial litigation funders in the world. We offer law firms and their clients, a risk-sharing partnership and a proven record of success as a leading global litigation funder.

We hope that this ejournal will open your eyes to the world of litigation finance and our values-based approach to this alternative option. We welcome your comments and questions.

Disclaimer: The information contained in this blog is general in nature and does not constitute legal advice. We urge claimholders to get advice from their lawyers on litigation funding.
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.