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.
January 24, 2020
On Thursday, the SCC unanimously allowed an appeal from the bench in a precedent-setting matter on litigation funding in the insolvency context.
August 16, 2019
The Supreme Court of Canada agrees to hear an appeal in a case funded by Bentham IMF involving a lawsuit against Callidus Capital Corporation, in a matter that will shape Canadian law on litigation funding.
August 28, 2018
As the interest in litigation funding continues to grow, insolvency practitioners in Canada and the U.S. are increasingly considering its value.
November 15, 2017
In the World Bank’s recent Resolving Insolvency report, Canada ranked 11th worldwide for the recovery rate by secured creditors through reorganization, liquidation or debt enforcement.
April 05, 2016
On April 4, 2016, Canadian mining company Crystallex International Corp. won a $1.38B arbitration award for Venezuela’s unlawful expropriation of its Las Cristinas gold mine. Crystallex’s claim was advanced with the support of a third-party litigation funder.