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Disclaimer: The information contained in this blog is general in nature and does not constitute legal advice.
We recommend that claim holders obtain advice from their lawyers on litigation funding.
How to get your case financed
November 15, 2017
IMF Bentham Investment Manager for Asia, Tom Glasgow, has outlined the basic investment criteria we use when considering a case for funding.
IMF launches New Fund
October 04, 2017
IMF Bentham is pleased to announce two further funding vehicles for future cases and investments in Asia and abroad.
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June 29, 2017
On 1 January 2017, the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) introduced the first edition of its Investment Arbitration Rules. Amongst the innovations, the Rules recognise that Third Party Funding (TPF) arrangements exist and confirm that Tribunals have the power to obtain information concerning such arrangements. In this post, Susanna Khouri, Oliver Gayner and Nathan Landis of IMF Bentham share their perspectives on the developments.
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June 17, 2017
On Wednesday, 14 June 2017, Hong Kong’s Legislative Council passed long-awaited legislation expressly permitting third-party funding for arbitration, mediation and related court proceedings in Hong Kong.
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June 06, 2017
IMF Bentham's Investment Manager for Asia, Tom Glasgow, discusses the reasons why you should be pitching litigation finance options to your clients.
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May 08, 2017
IMF Bentham recently announced plans for an office in Singapore, following regulatory changes encouraging third-party funding in the region. Asian Legal Business spoke with IMF about the evolving third-party funding market in Singapore.
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March 24, 2017
IMF Bentham is expanding its operations into the Asia-Pacific region with the launch of a new office in Singapore and the hire of Tom Glasgow as Investment Manager (Asia).
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January 18, 2017
On 10 January 2017, the Civil Law (Amendment) Bill (38/2016) passed its second reading before the Parliament of Singapore. The Bill abolishes the torts of maintenance and champerty, and for the first time makes it expressly lawful for a third party to fund dispute resolution proceedings in Singapore.