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Litigation Funding in Offshore Jurisdictions

Woodsford's Lara Hofer takes a look at litigation funding in key offshore jurisdictions for High Performance Counsel. This article is the first in a three-part series which intends to provide a broad overview of the latest positions in each of Jersey, the Cayman Islands and [...]

Take advantage of New Zealand’s ‘cautiously permissive’ attitude to Litigation Funding

Claimants can benefit significantly by using litigation funding in New Zealand disputes. To better understand the law and practice of litigation funding in New Zealand download the New Zealand chapter of the Litigation Funding global comparative guide, authored by Adina Thorn and Rohan Havelock of [...]

By | 2017-05-12T13:26:55+00:00 February 24th, 2017|Categories: Litigation Funding|Tags: , |

The Evolving Litigation Funding Landscape in the Cayman Islands

Litigation funding is only permissible in certain circumstances in the Cayman Islands - what are the particulars and is this likely to change? All you need to know about litigation funding in the Cayman Islands, written by Guy Manning and Kirsten Houghton of Campbells. Reproduced [...]

By | 2017-05-12T13:27:25+00:00 January 20th, 2017|Categories: Litigation Funding|Tags: , |

Litigation Funding 2017 – global comparative guide now available

Woodsford is proud to announce the publication of the first edition of Litigation Funding 2017, published by 'Getting the Deal Through' and edited by Woodsford’s Steven Friel and Jonathan Barnes. This is the first global comparative survey of the law and practice of third-party litigation with [...]

By | 2017-07-05T11:32:20+00:00 November 20th, 2016|Categories: Litigation Funding|Tags: , |

John Beechey and Steven Friel at Enyo Arbitration Seminar

Enyo Arbitration Breakfast Seminar - Third Party Funding in Arbitration: Essar v Norscot and beyond John Beechey CBE and Steven Friel of Woodsford Litigation Funding will be speaking at a discussion and question seminar at the Enyo Arbitration Breakfast Seminar on 22 November 2016.

By | 2017-05-12T13:32:28+00:00 October 17th, 2016|Categories: Litigation Funding|Tags: , , |

WLF welcomes the recommendations from Hong Kong LRC

Woodsford Litigation Funding Limited is at the forefront of developments in the law and practice of litigation funding around the world. We have liaised with the Singapore Ministry of Law’s public consultation on opening up access to justice in arbitral proceedings within Singapore, and we [...]

Helena Kennedy to give the inaugural WLF Lecture

Baroness Helena Kennedy QC to deliver the inaugural Woodsford Litigation Funding Lecture at the University of Westminster Law School on 11 October 2016 Baroness Helena Kennedy QC is one of Britain's most distinguished lawyers. She has spent her professional life giving voice to those who have [...]

By | 2017-05-04T12:59:57+00:00 September 13th, 2016|Categories: Litigation Funding|Tags: |

Litigation funding in Singapore

Woodsford Litigation Funding is at the forefront of developments in the law and practice of litigation funding around the world. We are therefore pleased to have been given an opportunity to respond to the Singapore Ministry of Law’s public consultation on opening up access to justice [...]

By | 2017-05-12T13:34:18+00:00 August 3rd, 2016|Categories: Litigation Funding|Tags: , |

Jonathan Barnes on the future of litigation funding

Woodsford Litigation Funding’s Jonathan Barnes was interviewed by Corporate Disputes magazine on the subject of the future of litigation funding. Jonathan discusses key developments shaping the market, the increasing prevalence of alternative fee arrangements, regulatory developments, and the growing understanding of litigation funding as an [...]

By | 2017-05-04T14:30:42+00:00 January 19th, 2016|Categories: Litigation Funding|Tags: , |