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Rebecca Berrebi is a litigation consultant whose firm, Avenue 33 LLC, provides insight and advice to a variety of clients. Her expertise spans many industries and she has clients across the globe—including Europe, Asia, Africa, Latin America, and North America. This content is for 1-3 Team Members, 7 Day Trial, 4-10 Team Members, 4-10 Team Members (Sponsored Member), 11-20 Team Members, 11-20 Team Members (Sponsored Member), $695 One Time Membership Rate Lock, Single Subscription, Additional…
A contentious legal battle between artist Akiane Kramarik and Carole Corneliuson of Art & SoulWorks is well underway. The artist earned worldwide acclaim after an appearance on the Oprah Winfrey show when she was only nine. Since then, her art has been reproduced and sold around the globe. As financial discrepancies emerged and poor reproductions of Kramarik’s work came to light, legal action was taken to dissolve the business relationship and prevent Art & Soulworks…
Omni Bridgeway continues its US expansion with three new hires in New York, bringing on Megan Easley and Austin Ginnings as Legal Counsel and increasing gender diversity on its US investment committee with the addition of Martha E. Solinger. Allison K. Chock, Omni Bridgeway’s Chief Investment Officer-US, notes, “Omni Bridgeway has developed a team that delivers what sophisticated clients with meritorious claims need most: a thorough but rapid internal investment analysis. Our quick vetting process…
A Liverpool firm has recently entered a partnership with Therium Capital Management—a global litigation funder—to form a fund of GBP 50 million to fund large litigation claims. Provenio Litigation consults on national and international disputes in high-value cases. Like most firms, Provenio is bracing for a spike in COVID-related litigation. This content is for 1-3 Team Members, 7 Day Trial, 4-10 Team Members, 4-10 Team Members (Sponsored Member), 11-20 Team Members, 11-20 Team Members (Sponsored…
Citing a need for ‘better visibility,’ UK law firm Rosenblatt has announced that the company is holding off on deciding whether or not to pay dividends this year. Hit hard by COVID, the firm announced that the decision won’t be made until year’s end, when it hopes to better understand the company’s annualized performance. This content is for 1-3 Team Members, 7 Day Trial, 4-10 Team Members, 4-10 Team Members (Sponsored Member), 11-20 Team Members,…
Should energy companies be able to sue governments when climate change impacts their business? A potential overhaul to the UK private court system might have prevented that altogether. However, negotiators have ruled out any new rules that would prevent fossil fuel and other energy-producing companies from suing governments. This content is for 1-3 Team Members, 7 Day Trial, 4-10 Team Members, 4-10 Team Members (Sponsored Member), 11-20 Team Members, 11-20 Team Members (Sponsored Member), $695…
Manolete Partners is the leading insolvency-focused litigation funding firm in the UK. They recently announced a favorable outcome in one of their larger cases, as part of a trading update. This content is for 1-3 Team Members, 7 Day Trial, 4-10 Team Members, 4-10 Team Members (Sponsored Member), 11-20 Team Members, 11-20 Team Members (Sponsored Member), $695 One Time Membership Rate Lock, Single Subscription, Additional 1 User, Additional 2 Users, Additional 3 Users, Additional 4…
Businesses the world over have been waiting to see how business disruption insurance payouts will happen in the wake of COVID. As anticipated, there’s been a massive increase of business interruption claims, as the pandemic forced business closures across the globe. While some countries are improving and slowly opening, others see no end in sight to forced closures and lockdowns. This content is for 1-3 Team Members, 7 Day Trial, 4-10 Team Members, 4-10 Team…
The class action process is well underway in the Murray Darling Basin Authority class action. A series of meetings with landholders is being held, which is expected to increase participant numbers significantly. The case is being funded by an unidentified third-party funder. This content is for 1-3 Team Members, 7 Day Trial, 4-10 Team Members, 4-10 Team Members (Sponsored Member), 11-20 Team Members, 11-20 Team Members (Sponsored Member), $695 One Time Membership Rate Lock, Single…
The following article is part of an ongoing column titled ‘Investor Insights.’  Brought to you by Ed Truant, founder and content manager of Slingshot Capital, ‘Investor Insights’ will provide thoughtful and engaging perspectives on all aspects of investing in litigation finance.  EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Recent changes in the patent sector have made the case type more attractive to litigation finance Litigation finance specialization has started to occur in the intellectual property case market Managers focusing…