Conditional Fee Agreements in Commercial Litigation

Evans, Nichola
April 2010
Credit Control;2010, Vol. 31 Issue 3/4, p8
Trade Publication
The article discusses the significance and legal concept of conditional fee agreement (CFA), which was first introduced in the 1990s, for commercial litigation in Great Britain. It explains the relevance of CFAs with an After the Event (ATE) insurance product. It expounds the litigation conducted on a CFA in which cases include debt claims, contract claims and professional negligence. It also explains the significant consequences when a party is assisted under a CFA.


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