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The complexities of bilateral settlements in multi-party funded litigation

Related Lawyers: Lesley Hannah
Related Practice Areas: Competition Litigation
Authors: Partner Lesley Hannah and Senior Associate Annabel Wilson

In the latest edition of Corporate Disputes Magazine, Partner Lesley Hannah and Senior Associate Annabel Wilson, analyse the complexities of bilateral settlements in multi-party funded litigation.

Even in a relatively straightforward claim by one party against another, the order of distribution priorities under a funding investment agreement following a settlement can be complex. Where the claim itself involves multiple parties – either multiple claimants, multiple defendants or multiple claimants bringing claims against multiple defendants – those complexities can increase exponentially.

Read the full article here.