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The difference between commercial and consumer litigation funding and why it matters

For consumer and commercial cases alike, funding can be a powerful tool to strengthen a litigant’s bargaining position, carry the litigant financially through litigation, and help the litigant negotiate a fair resolution of the case. Knowing the differences between the two types of funding is important when choosing a funder and seeking to understand the legal finance industry and efforts to shape it. Read more...

Validity inaugurates the third wave of litigation finance

Ralph Sutton was among the very first to recognize the need for risk-sharing in commercial litigation. That was 2006. In the dozen years since then, our industry has evolved from a novel, disruptive idea to an accepted and proliferating business model, drawing a large pool of funders seeking alpha returns. Read more...