Technical Insights

UNFAIR PREFERENCE CLAIMS AND THE SET-OFF “DEFENCE”

22nd September 2021
The Federal Court is considering the question of whether section 533C set-off is available as a “defence” to an unfair preference claim.
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LITIGATION FUNDING FUNDAMENTALS – OVERVIEW OF FUNDING FOR INSOLVENCY CLAIMS

22nd September 2021
This is the first article in a new series which will break down the fundamentals of litigation funding and help demystify the process of getting a claim funded.
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Using Liquidator’s Examination Documents in Assigned Claims

2nd July 2021
Can litigation funders use a liquidator’s examination documents for purchased claims?
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In Practice: Funding Portfolios of Insolvency Claims

7th April 2021
LCM Portfolio Manager, Justin Ward, presents a case study on resolving a complex liquidation using portfolio funding.
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Security for Costs – COVID-19 as a Militating Factor

6th April 2021
LCM Investment Manager, Helene Roins, writes how COVID-19 has been used to argue against applications for security for costs.
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Choosing a Funder: Capital and Transparency are Paramount

2nd February 2021
A recent UK decision highlights the importance of engaging well-capitalised funders with transparent finances and processes.
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COVID-19 – EMERGING TRENDS IN AVIATION CLAIMS: THE NEW ‘NORMAL’?

15th January 2021
A downturn in traditional aviation claims has been replaced by with an increased risk of other emerging claims.
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Clarifying the Ethics and Responsibilities Inherent in Litigation Funding

10th December 2020
Nick Rowles-Davies debunks recent arguments about ethical conflicts around litigation funding.
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Court of Appeal upholds validity of funding agreement

4th December 2020
This important decision validates the third party funding of class actions in Queensland.
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Video: Direct Investments

26th November 2020
CEO Patrick Moloney talks about Direct Investments.
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