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Research and Briefings


Risk Dimensions

Issue 2: December 2020

In this edition, we discuss litigation funding opportunities in a pandemic, provide a roundup of cases from 2020 that may shape the future direction of claims against the legal profession, and highlight some risks that may emerge from the end of the stamp duty holiday.

COVID-19 virusCOVID-19: Litigation Funding Opportunities in a Pandemic

We discuss the various opportunities for litigation funding that the COVID-19 pandemic has created and the practical solutions available for businesses to manage the cashflow demands of litigation.

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blind justiceThe Legal Profession—Are we Awaiting an Avalanche of Claims?

Experience tells us that recessions result in an uptick in claims, whether by financial institutions trying to cap their exposures or clients looking more closely at the outcome of transactions where the money supply is squeezed. Professionals (and their insurers) become a predictable target.

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house doorWARNING: Stamp Duty Holiday Deadline 31/03/2021

Readers are alerted to the upcoming stamp duty holiday deadline. We provide useful information surrounding this deadline, including actionable steps they can take leading up to the deadline.

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