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Blackstone Brief Volume 10

Litigation funders advance money to a plaintiff or class of plaintiffs to cover their legal costs in exchange for a percentage of any judgment sum obtained or settlement amount reached if the case is successful. This is a relatively unregulated industry, but change is afoot. In this month’s issue, Fiona Trime and Mike Dudman from our Sydney office take a closer look at the funding of litigation in Australia and where it’s headed.   Background Despite historical scepticism ...

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