In the News Today - January 3, 2018

January 03, 2018

Litigation Funding: 5 Things to Watch for in 2018: After the litigation funding industry saw “lots of growth and eye-popping dollar figures,” the American Lawyer highlights the five biggest things facing the industry in 2018. (American Lawyer)

Pershing, Valeant Agree To $290M Deal Ending Allergan Suits: A hedge fund group and a pharmaceutical company will pay $290 million dollars to settle two investor suits in a California federal court. The settlement, which must be approved, would “rank among the largest shareholder class action settlements” of 2017. (Law360)