Competing Class Actions – the Court considers how best to address the problemAuthor : Patrick Boardman; Dean Pinto

Class Actions Financial Lines

With the increasing number of litigation funders and plaintiff class action law firms, the threat of multiple competing class actions in respect of the same issues and the associated increased costs are an ever increasing risk for both insurers and insureds alike.  The recent Federal Court decision of Justice Lee in Perera v GetSwift Ltd seeks to address the problem. Our analysis addresses all the key points and issues from the case that you need to know, please click here to read.