News

01/01/2019
  1. Litigation Funder Gave $100K To Plaintiff, Expects $2 Million Back

    July 02, 2020 | News

    A lawsuit in New York shows what happens when a litigation funder's client hits a jackpot and decides not to settle up, according to a report in Legal Newsline. ... Read More

  2. In the News Today - July 2, 2020

    July 02, 2020 | News

    Will A Class Of Nearly Every American Will Be Created In PFAS Case?... Read More

  3. ICYMI: Roundup Settlement: Business As Usual For Tort Lawyer Bandits

    July 01, 2020 | News

    This week, ILR President Harold Kim discussed the Bayer Monsanto Roundup settlement in an op-ed that ran in RealClear Politics... Read More

  4. DOJ Eyes Requirement That False Claims Act Whistleblowers Disclose Litigation Funding

    July 01, 2020 | News

    On Monday, Deputy Associate Attorney General Stephen Cox of the Department of Justice announced that the Department is considering requiring whistleblowers to tell DOJ about any agreements they've struck with litigation funders, according to a report in Reuters. ... Read More

  5. In the News Today - June 30, 2020

    June 30, 2020 | News

    Straight Up Tea Way Too Sugary, Lawsuit Says... Read More

  6. ILR President Harold Kim: Roundup Settlement Is Business As Usual For Tort Lawyer Bandits

    June 30, 2020 | News

    Bayer AG recently announced it would pay $10.5 billion to settle tens of thousands of lawsuits claiming Roundup weed killer causes cancer. After the checks clear, Roundup will remain on the market. Millions of consumers and farmers will continue using the product because, according to the Environmental Protection Agency and regulators around the world, Roundup doesn't cause cancer.... Read More