Features

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    Litigation funding poised to go global

    29 January 2018

    New and innovative products are establishing third-party funding as a staple of the UK claims market – other jurisdictions will follow

  • Denis O'Brien
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    Out of step on third-party funding

    22 January 2018

    Third-party litigation funding remains illegal in Ireland.

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    Going Dutch

    10 November 2017

    The Netherlands has published draft rules for its new English language commercial court, which will seek to exploit Brexit by targeting international dispute resolution.

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    Electric reams

    16 October 2017

    Litigators remain reluctant to move away from standard disclosure, despite Jackson LJ’s best efforts. Could technology be a panacea in the battle to control costs?

  • Andy Ellis
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    Fixed costs reform: On the right track?

    12 October 2017

    LJ Jackson’s latest proposal elicits positives and pitfalls.

  • Richard allen
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    Costs: Poorly prepared for a revolution

    2 October 2017

    The transformation of recoverable costs is anything but fixed.

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    Arbitration: Centre ground

    26 June 2017

    Arbitration has never been bigger business, but the ‘traditional’ centres face stiff competition. Marialuisa Taddia reports

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    Cases shaping costs budgeting

    22 May 2017

    On 1 April 2013, the 64th update to the Civil Procedure Rules came into force and brought with it the requirement for budgets to be filed and served in all multi-track claims (initially with the exception of those in the Commercial/Admiralty Courts but subsequently extended to those courts) issued on ...

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    Jackson: Civil unrest

    10 April 2017

    Four years on, practitioners assess the impact of Jackson LJ’s civil litigation reforms and assess the need for further reform.

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    Criminal law

    13 February 2017

    Criminal law updates by Anthony Edwards.