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IMPACT: Influential N.Y. ethics panel cautions lawyers on dealings with lawsuit funding companies

As finance companies that make loans to plaintiffs grow in power and reach, lawyers should advise their clients on the risks involved with borrowing, the ethics committee of the New York City bar association says in a new opinion. “This is a kind of stop, look, and investigate directive,” Seth Schwartz, chairman of the bar’s […]