Woodsford announces further expansion, with key hires in New York and London

Woodsford announces further expansion Woodsford today announced further expansion with the appointment of Brendan Dyer as Vice President, Business Development in New York and Conn MacEvilly as Senior Investment Officer in London. These are key appointments to our global executive team. Brendan Dyer joins from Goodwin [...]

By |2022-01-27T10:25:30+00:00January 27th, 2022|Categories: Recruitment|Tags: , |

Litigation Funding 2022 – your updated guide to the developing law and practice of funding in the US

Litigation Funding 2022 - your updated guide to the developing law and practice of funding in the US The United States is a federal system, with overlapping federal and state jurisdictions, including 96 federal judicial districts and 50 individual US states, each with its own court [...]

By |2022-01-25T16:35:41+00:00January 25th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , |

Litigation Funding 2022 – your global guide to the law and practice of funding in 23 key jurisdictions

Litigation Funding 2022 - your global guide to the law and practice of funding in 23 key jurisdictions. Woodsford is proud that the 6th edition of Litigation Funding, published by Lexology and edited by our very own Steven Friel and Jonathan Barnes is available to download. [...]

By |2022-01-20T11:22:47+00:00January 20th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , |

Govia Thameslink Railway to face legal claim worth up to $100m as over 3 million consumers are overcharged for London train fares

Govia Thameslink Railway to face legal claim worth up to $100m The claim, funded by Woodsford, is seeking compensation worth up to $100m (£77m) for routine overcharging on train tickets affecting an estimated 3.2 million passengers and has been filed against the operator of one [...]

By |2021-11-29T15:58:30+00:00November 29th, 2021|Categories: Class Action|Tags: , |

Woodsford announces further international expansion, with a number of key strategic hires

Woodsford announces further expansion Woodsford today announced further significant international expansion with the appointments of Hon. Michael Barker QC (Perth) to our Investment Advisory Panel and Deborah Mazer (New York), Hugh Tait, Diane Chisomu, Marta Gispert and Oscar Moore (all London) to our global executive team. Michael [...]

By |2021-11-17T16:11:00+00:00November 17th, 2021|Categories: Recruitment|Tags: , |

Rail Passengers Cleared to Make £93m ($128m) Legal Claim for ‘Boundary Fares’ in London

Rail Passengers Cleared to Make £93m Claim in London London’s specialist competition court, the Competition Appeal Tribunal (the “Tribunal”) has given the green light to rail passengers to seek compensation for overcharging by the Southeastern and South Western rail franchises by not making ‘boundary fares’ [...]

By |2021-10-29T10:34:04+00:00October 20th, 2021|Categories: Class Action|Tags: , , |

View the Webinar: Discovery and Litigation Funding in US Federal Courts

Webinar: Discovery and Litigation Funding in US Federal Courts  One of the most common questions raised early in the litigation funding process is about discovery – how can information about a proposed or active litigation be communicated to a litigation funder without creating a disclosure [...]

By |2021-10-29T10:37:53+00:00September 28th, 2021|Categories: Discovery|Tags: , |

Webinar: Discovery and Litigation Funding in US Federal Courts – 23.9.21, 12pm ET

Webinar: Discovery and Litigation Funding in US Federal Courts  Date: Thursday 23rd September 2021 Time: 12pm – 1 pm ET (9am – 10 am PT) Register here. One of the most common questions raised early in the litigation funding process is about discovery – how can [...]

By |2021-09-09T12:45:58+00:00September 6th, 2021|Categories: Discovery, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

Read our whitepaper: Litigation Finance for In-house Legal Departments

Litigation Finance for In-house Legal Departments In-house legal departments face tremendous financial and operational pressure. Most general counsel believe that technological modernization and more effective management of spend on outside counsel could result in cost savings. But most lack the resources to actually bankroll modernization [...]

By |2021-10-29T10:44:56+00:00August 26th, 2021|Categories: Litigation Funding|Tags: , |

Read our whitepaper: Litigation Funding in Canada

Litigation Funding in Canada. It is hard to miss the fact that litigation funding is undergoing exponential growth internationally and now constitutes a multi-billion dollar global industry. In the United Kingdom, Australia, and the United States funding of both individual claims and class or group [...]

By |2021-10-29T10:47:42+00:00August 5th, 2021|Categories: Canada|Tags: , , |
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