Funding arrangements

Funding arrangements guidance:

A: General information Matter reference[Insert] Client name Date of cause of action Type of claim, eg contract dispute, commercial litigation Brief description of claim...

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This Practice Note is concerned with challenges to funding arrangements associated with retainers and considers: • what is a funding arrangement? • why would you...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived as it predates 1 April 2013 and is for reference purposes only in understanding the consultation that took place on...

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This Agreement is made on [insert date] Parties 1 [insert name of Firm], the solicitors of [insert address] (the Firm) 2 You [insert name of Client] of [insert address of...

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There are a variety of reasons why assignment of a conditional fee agreement (CFA) may be required. Where an assignment has taken place, paying parties will frequently...

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If dealing with personal injury cases, see: PI developments—overview. For information on discussions to be had with your client about methods of funding, see Practice...

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This Practice Note considers success fees, a form of fee, which may be payable as a consequence of a successful claim where that claim has been funded by the use of a...

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This Practice Note considers the line of cases dealing with the recoverability of success fees where a successful claimant has switched from legal aid to a conditional...

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This Practice Note looks at costs insurance (sometimes known as legal expense insurance (LEI)), which is the means by which an insured person is protected against the...

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DBA regulations 2013 The Damages-Based Agreement Regulations, SI 2013/609 (DBA Regulations 2013) prescribe the requirements of a damages-based agreement (DBA) which must...

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A: General information Matter reference Client name Date of cause of action Type of claim, eg contract dispute, commercial litigation Brief description of claim B: The...

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What is Dispute resolution funding? Dispute resolution funding is a simple financing arrangement usually in the form of a funding agreement whereby the funder agrees to...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note is archived and is for historical purposes only. The underlying legislation dealing with the changes to the funding arrangements are set out...

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In 2011 the Solicitors Regulation Authority adopted a regime change in relation to its regulation of the industry. As part of this, a new Code of Conduct was introduced...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived. This Practice Note sets out the regulatory requirements under the SRA Code of Conduct that was in force between 6 October...

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Recovery of CFA success fees and ATE insurance premiums in publication and privacy proceedings Following the implementation of the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note is archived and is for historical purposes only. 1 April 2013 saw reforms to many aspects of litigation funding but what has this meant in...

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CFA in privacy or insolvency proceedings We have discussed various options for funding your costs, such as: • legal expense insurance, eg under your house or car...

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Standard CFA (success fee and costs insurance premium not recoverable inter partes) We have discussed various options for funding your costs, such as: • legal expense...

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Standard DBA (general litigation or advocacy) We have discussed various options for funding your costs, such as: • legal expense insurance, eg under your house or car...

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This Practice Note sets out the standard approach that funders adopt when assessing a case and deciding whether to fund it. Written by Vannin Capital, it also provides an...

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What is litigation funding? Dispute resolution funding is a simple financing arrangement usually in the form of a funding agreement whereby the funder agrees to pay the...

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This Practice Note considers recovery of liability expenses insurance premiums generally. For an introduction to before the event (BTE) insurance and after the event...

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Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day, ie Friday 31 January 2020, has implications for practitioners considering security for costs. For guidance, see: Cross...

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This Practice Note provides two simple examples of how a damage-based agreement (DBA) will work in practice applying the provisions in the Damages-Based Agreement...

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This table summarises the following information for different types of claim funded by way of a conditional fee agreement: • the maximum success fee you can charge, as a...

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Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day ie Friday 31 January 2020 has implications for consumer contracts. For guidance, see Practice Notes: Brexit—consumer...

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This Practice Note considers the different types of conditional fee agreements (CFAs),highlighting specific issues relating to each type. Examples are: CFA with success...

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