June 14, 2018

Procedural, Substantive Concerns About The Litigation Funding Transparency Act of 2018

By Anthony Sebok

June 14, 2018 Bloomberg Law - On May 10, Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) and co-sponsors Sens. Thom Tillis (R-N.C.) and John Cornyn (R-Texas) introduced the Litigation Funding Transparency Act of 2018, which proposes to mandate the disclosure of all outside funding in class and multidistrict litigation in federal courts. I have two concerns about the proposed legislation.

Read Professor Sebok's op-ed in Bloomberg Law.