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Please join Merton "Mert" Marks, Esq. and Neil Mitchell, President of Fulbrook Management, NYC for a presentation addressing the use of Third Party Litigation Funding.
Third party litigation funding is increasingly being used by private and corporate plaintiffs to finance high exposure cases with anticipated high expenses for discovery and other pretrial preparation and trial. It has changed the defendants’ approach to and evaluation of litigation and settlements.
The speakers will include:
Merton E. Marks, Of Counsel, Phoenix Office, Gordon & Rees: Third Party Litigation Funding-Overview of Legal and Ethical Issues
Leon B Silver, Co-Managing Partner, Phoenix Office, Gordon & Rees: Defending A Funded Action
C. MacNeil Mitchell, Chief Underwriting Officer, SDI Advisors LLC, New York City: Funding of Litigation from the Funder’s Position
This presentation will cover:
Definition and scope of third party litigation financing;
Cost to litigants;
Types of cases suitable for third party funding;
Legal and Ethical issues including champerty, maintenance, conflicts, privilege, etc.;
How it changes the corporation’s defense approach to financed litigation, discovery, trial and settlement.
Register before November 3, 2016 to receive the $15.00 Early-Bird discount.
Corporate Counsel Division Members use PROMO CODE "Finance" to receive your discount.
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