Time for a more fulsome debate on ABS

The controversy around consumer law giant Slater & Gordon shouldn’t be used as a pretext to shut down debate in Canada around adopting Alternative Business Structures (ABS) for law firms, says BridgePoint Indemnity Company Chairman and CEO John Rossos.

“Let’s take a look at ABS as a potential structure and think about how it can be implemented in a way that addresses the legitimate concerns of the legal profession while advancing sound public policy,” he tells AdvocateDaily.com.

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John Rossos and David Knowles to speak at the Canadian Institute’s Inaugural Litigation Funding Conference

Join us on November 19-20 at the Canadian Institute’s Inaugural Litigation Funding Conference. John Rossos, Principal & Co-Founder of BridgePoint Financial Group, David Knowles, LISC Barbados’s Chief Risk Officer will be speaking about Integrated Litigation Risk Management — the Next Generation of Litigation Finance.

Details and schedules can be found at: http://www.canadianinstitute.com/LitigationFunding

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