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Australian businesses on notice as court loosens rules on class-action funding

By Ryan Cropp
  • 08 Jul 2024 07:30
  • 08 Jul 2024 07:30
Australian businesses may soon face an increased risk of class-action litigation, after a court this week overturned restrictions on how such cases are funded.
In a judgment delivered in the Federal Court of Australia on Friday, a three-judge appeals panel ruled that law firms could fund litigation on behalf of

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