A flourishing litigation funding industry has seen increased activity in the class actions space in recent times. Following some high profile claims, securities class actions and product liability class actions have become an area of focus for plaintiff law firms. Being a party to a class action is a material commercial risk for Australian companies, particularly given the scale of these types of actions and the exposures they bring.
The proliferation of regulatory investigations and enquiries which reach beyond public bodies are also exposing corporate and private interests to public scrutiny and the possibility of follow-on litigation.
Where litigation cannot be avoided, we have the expertise to run the process effectively and efficiently, using the latest technology to keep costs in check.