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Woodsford Responds To Consultation On ICSID Rules

In a press release dated 25 January 2017, the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) invited parties interested in the ICSID process to provide suggestions regarding potential amendments to the ICSID Rules. You can read Woodsford's response here

By | 2017-05-12T13:25:39+00:00 April 15th, 2017|Categories: Woodsford Litigation Funding|Tags: |

Woodsford delivers considered response to Consultation on the Guidelines for Third Party Funders of the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators

Woodsford welcomes the introduction of the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators’ Guidelines for Third Party Funders (the SIArb Guidelines) to complement the Civil Law (Amendment) Act 2017 and Civil Law (Third-Party Funding) Regulations 2017.

By | 2017-05-12T13:25:57+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|Categories: Arbitration, Third-Party Funding, Woodsford Litigation Funding|Tags: |

Woodsford Litigation Funding and Leste Litigation Finance announce a global cooperation agreement to serve the growing Brazil and Latin America market for third party funding of international arbitration and litigation

Woodsford Litigation Funding and Leste Litigation Finance announce a unique international cooperation agreement to serve the growing market for third party funding of international arbitration and litigation related to Brazil and Latin America. In this ground-breaking arrangement, Woodsford and Leste will liaise on opportunities that draw [...]

By | 2017-08-30T13:24:13+00:00 March 23rd, 2017|Categories: Third-Party Funding, Woodsford Litigation Funding|Tags: , |

Woodsford participates in consultation the DIFC draft Practice Direction on third party funding

Earlier this year, the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Courts invited parties to give their views on the draft Practice Direction on third party funding. Woodsford Litigation Funding was pleased to be involved in this consultation. Zachary Krug, Senior Investment Officer at Woodsford commented, “We [...]

By | 2017-08-14T10:33:18+00:00 March 16th, 2017|Categories: Third-Party Funding|Tags: , , |

As the funder in Essar v Norscot, we’ve launched a range of funding products to help parties in international arbitration make the most of the finding in that case

The case of Essar v Norscot [2016] EWHC 2361 (Comm) was one of the most high-profile international arbitration cases of 2016. It has been described as "landmark" by dozens of international law firms who have issued client alerts about the case. It was also ground [...]

By | 2017-07-31T10:49:58+00:00 March 7th, 2017|Categories: Arbitration, Woodsford Litigation Funding|Tags: |

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: , |

Woodsford Litigation Funding is hiring a Marketing Executive

To help support our ambitious global expansion plans, we're looking to recruit an experienced Marketing Executive. The full-time role is based in our West London office and would suit somebody with B2B experience across financial and/or legal services. The successful candidate will split their time working for Woodsford [...]

By | 2017-05-12T13:27:09+00:00 February 10th, 2017|Categories: Woodsford 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: , |

Update on Litigation Funding in Singapore

Woodsford Litigation Funding welcomes Singapore's support for third-party funding of international arbitration and related proceedings By way of update to our Litigation Funding in Singapore report on 3 August 2016, on 10 January 2017 the Singapore Parliament passed amendments to the Civil Law Act legalising [...]

By | 2017-05-12T13:32:01+00:00 January 12th, 2017|Categories: Third-Party Funding, Woodsford Litigation Funding|Tags: , |

Woodsford Litigation Funding kick starts New Year with executive appointments

Growing team focused on global opportunities LONDON and NEW YORK – Monday 9th January 2017, Woodsford Litigation Funding, the global provider of litigation financing solutions for businesses, individuals, and law firms, has announced a series of senior and executive appointments Woodsford Litigation Funding has promoted [...]

By | 2017-07-31T11:06:59+00:00 January 9th, 2017|Categories: Woodsford Litigation Funding|Tags: , , , , |