PJ Kirby QC will look at the issues and opportunities that may arise with the increasing use of third party funders in substantial commercial litigation including the relationship with costs budgeting, ATE cover and the potential liability of third party funders for adverse costs in the light of the decision in Excalibur.
Jon Lord will consider the ability of the courts to make third party costs orders particularly in the light of the decisions covering Capita Translation.
This seminar will cover:
- Third party funding
- The pitfalls and opportunities for litigators, funders and costs lawyers
- Liability for costs post Excalibur