Triple-I Blog | Dynamic trends in TPLF and securities class actions increase risks for insurers – Shield Smart

An annual report on securities class actions from Cornerstone Research indicates the median settlement amount increased 11%, and the proportion of settlements of at least $100 million climbed to nearly two-thirds of the total settlement dollars in 2023. Research from Westfleet Advisors focused on third-party litigation funding (TPLF) for US commercial litigation suggests the David … Read more

Dept. of Veterans Affairs Lawsuit Approved as Class Action – Shield Smart

A federal case where BGL represents 14 unhoused veterans seeking access to housing and healthcare has been approved as a class action lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) as of May 2, 2024. The lawsuit demands that the VA provide permanent supportive housing on and around its West Los Angeles campus for … Read more