Author Archives: Ian MacFarlane

Cross-Border Litigation on the Increase

FINANCIAL TIMES – Companies are being routinely challenged by complex cross-border litigation which can involve up to as many as 50 jurisdictions, according to a new study.

The report, which surveyed 146 senior lawyers and executives from 18 different industries, found that almost half said that disputes involving litigation in several countries has become more frequent in the past two years.

They reported that 90 per cent of these disputes involved at least two or three overseas countries.

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