Dispute trends: Navigating volatility in 2023 and beyond
Three hidden value sources for CFOs in 2023
CFOs are increasingly working to innovate the legal department and find new ways to add value to the business.
A conversation with Andrei Iancu: IP protections are key to US innovation
Hon. Andrei Iancu, former Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property & Director of the US Patent and Trademark Office, and current Partner at Irell & Manella LLP, spoke with Burford Managing Director Katharine Wolanyk about the intellectual property laws and US global competitiveness at the 2022 Annual ILFA Conference in New York.
Offshore insolvency trends
As we enter 2023 amidst global economic uncertainty, fueled by political and financial tensions, we look to key insolvency and restructuring trends that will emerge in offshore markets—home to some of the world’s largest financial hubs.
The global energy transition: A roundtable on related disputes
In November 2022, Christiane Deniger and Matt Lee spoke with a group of energy dispute experts about the effects of the energy transition on commercial disputes, the impact of the Russia-Ukraine conflict and supply chain issues and the use of legal finance in the sector.
Trends in collective redress across Europe: Legal finance as a tool for institutional investors and commercial claimants
With European regulators increasingly cracking down on anticompetitive behavior, and instances of largescale fraud and corporate misconduct likely to be unveiled by a down economy, collective actions are an important mechanism for commercial parties to seek redress.
New GC research, translated by two former in-house lawyers
In recent years, in-house lawyers have been increasingly looking for ways to add value to the legal department. Recent research commissioned by Burford reveals that GCs see a commercial role for legal, expect their law firms to help them generate value and see legal finance as a tool for success.
Expert insights: A roundtable on arbitration trends in Korea
In November 2022, Quentin Pak directed questions concerning arbitration trends in Korea to a group of respected experts in the space.