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COSTS: The cost of everything

25 May 2012  

Nick Rowles-Davies examines the views of the Institute for Legal Reform’s views on the English and Welsh third-party funding market

Now that the Liberal Democrat peer Lord Thomas has withdrawn his amendment for statutory regulation of litigation funding, the third-party funders’ voluntary Code of Conduct is set to become embraced by litigation funders in the UK.

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  • Case(s) Referenced:

    Arkin v Borchard [2005] EWCA Civ 655

    Fostif Pty Ltd v Campbells Cash & Carry Pty Ltd [2005] NSWCA 83

    Hamilton v Al Fayed (No 2) [2002] EWCA Civ 665

    R (Factortame) v Secretary of State (No 8) [2003] QB 381