The Business of Law

The Business of Law

It is a misnomer to term any business a simple one, but the business of being a law firm can often be far more arduous than those of other industries. Phil Knight, the founder of Nike, famously said: “Business is like a war without bullets”. However, the business of...
Mediation and Mediation Funding

Mediation and Mediation Funding

The disclaimer that all lawyers give their clients upfront in litigation is that litigation is lengthily, expensive, and without guarantee. Disputes, however, do not have to be a binary choice of either entering lengthily acrimonious litigation, or walking away from a...
Litigation Game Theory

Litigation Game Theory

Examining litigation and game theory is not a new concept. In South Africa, Taryn Neuhaus has written a fascinating paper titled “Game Theoretic Modeling of Litigation in Engineering Projects” (2015). This article presents some of her premises and...