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IMF Bentham and Glaister Ennor announce the filing of an application in the New Zealand High Court in Auckland seeking leave to commence a class action against CBL Corporation (in liquidation)

IMF Bentham and Glaister Ennor announced the filing of an application in the New Zealand High Court in Auckland seeking leave to commence a class action against failed NZ insurance company, CBL Corporation (in liquidation), which will seek to recover compensation for shareholders of CBL.
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IMF Bentham and Glaister Ennor announce a shareholder class action in the New Zealand High Court regarding the collapse of CBL Corporation

IMF Bentham and leading New Zealand law firm Glaister Ennor announced today a class action seeking compensation for shareholders of failed New Zealand insurance firm CBL Corporation. The collapse of CBL has impacted shareholders across the world, including retail investors in New Zealand who have seen their investment in CBL wiped out. The action will allege CBL breached its obligations to keep shareholders properly informed about CBL’s French insurance business.
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Bentham IMF completes third round of US hiring since launch of $500m Fund devoted to US investments, bringing on talent to address funding demand for trade secrets and international arbitration disputes

Leading commercial litigation funder Bentham IMF has completed its third round of hiring since the November 2018 launch of its second fund devoted to US investments. New hires bolster Bentham’s ability to provide specialized expertise and boots-on-the-ground support.
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IMF Bentham responds to share price movement of rival Burford Capital Limited

In response to a (short) report issued by a US investment firm on 7 August 2019 on Burford Capital Limited, leading global dispute resolution financier and industry founder, IMF Bentham responds to share price movement of rival Burford, and notes the differences in relation to IMF’s accounting policies and disclosures.
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IMF Bentham & William Roberts Lawyers announce a class action regarding the payment by the MLC Super Fund of conflicted remuneration to financial advisers using member’s funds

Australia’s leading dispute financier IMF Bentham and William Roberts Lawyers announced today a class action seeking compensation for MLC Super Fund members against NAB-owned MLC Super Fund trustee company, NULIS Nominees (Australia) Limited, relating to excess fees charged to members of the MLC Super Fund from 1 July 2016.
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Second class action regarding PE core combustible cladding filed in Federal Court of Australia by IMF Bentham and William Roberts Lawyers

Global dispute financier IMF Bentham and William Roberts Lawyers have commenced a second product liability class action in the Federal Court of Australia under consumer protection laws. The action is against the manufacturer of ‘Vitrabond’ PE core cladding products, Fairview Architectural Pty Ltd. It follows the commencement in February 2019 of a class action against the manufacturers of ‘Alucobond’ PE core cladding products.
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IMF Bentham and William Roberts Lawyers announce a class action regarding combustible cladding in Australia

IMF Bentham Limited and William Roberts Lawyers announced today their intention to pursue a class action seeking compensation for property owners of residential, commercial, mixed-use, and other non-residential buildings throughout Australia on which there is aluminum composite panel cladding with a core comprised substantially of polyethylene (PE Core Cladding).
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