Premium article - 01 November 2012
The former registrar and deputy director general of the LCIA, James Clanchy, has moved into the world of third-party funding and after-the-event insurance, practising with London-based Thomas Miller Legal.
Premium article - 05 July 2012
UK power plant developer Rurelec has arranged a US$15 million loan from a litigation funder, secured against the future proceeds of an investment treaty claim against Bolivia.
Premium article - 20 June 2012
Canadian mining company Rusoro is poised to file an ICSID claim against Venezuela, with the backing of UK litigation funder Calunius Capital.
Premium article - 28 March 2012
Partner Noradèle Radjai of Lalive in Geneva reports on developments in third-party funding in Switzerland.
Premium article - 27 March 2012
Continuing GAR's series of snapshots of third-party funding developments from around the globe, Alvin Yeo SC and Swee Yen Koh of Wong Partnership in Singapore say proposed legislation may remove historical barriers to third-party funding in the city-state.
Premium article - 26 March 2012
Partners Paul Starr and David Bateson of King & Wood Mallesons discuss recent Hong Kong's recent case law on third-party funding arrangements.
Premium article - 23 March 2012
Sarah Ganz and Olga Braeuer of Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr in London report on German laws governing third-party funding arrangements.
Premium article - 21 March 2012
In GAR's continuing series examining third-party funding developments worldwide, partner Steven Finizio and counsel Duncan Speller of Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr in London report on case law and pending legislation in England and Wales, and how these may affect international arbitration.
Premium article - 20 March 2012
In the second part of our series examining third-party funding developments around the world, partner Martin Valasek of Norton Rose Canada in Montreal reports on recent Canadian case law on the issue of whether financing costs can be recovered from the losing side in a case.
Premium article - 02 March 2012
UK litigation funder Calunius Capital is to foot the bill for London-listed mining company Oxus Gold's US$400 million investment claim against Uzbekistan, which is also being handled by new counsel.