Shareholder disputes and class actions

Thoughtleaders4 hosts its ‘Shareholder Disputes and Class Actions’ conference taking place on November 24 and 25 in London, offering thought leadership and strategic direction from top tier legal practitioners acting globally for both claimants and defendants.

The two day conference agenda – which looks at the increase in shareholder lawsuits and collective/class action litigation and their complexity – comprises Hausfeld speaker Lucy Rigby sharing her wealth of knowledge on the ‘Funding and Costs in Class Actions’ panel on day two. Key topics covered include:

  • What are the legal and practical requirements for funding and adverse costs protection in collective proceedings?
  • How do claimants and defendants approach these issues? What are the relevant considerations? How do they impact on the proceedings?
  • How has the Competition Appeal Tribunal dealt with funding and adverse costs to date?
  • What does the future of funding and costs in class actions look like?