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Personal Injury Attorney | Return on Investment

Personal Injury Attorney | Return on Investment

Litigating personal injury matters on contingency basis can be expensive in the short-term, but financially rewarding over time. The challenge in growing a contingent litigation practice is the large expenses which need to be paid upfront to cover marketing costs as well as disbursements. Add to this the protracted cashflow cycle due to the courts and Road Accident Fund and the reality is that you could have significant funds locked up in matters for months and even years…

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How to Finance your Legal Practice

How to Finance your Legal Practice

A lawyer’s journey to a sustainable practice is arduous. Not every firms makes it, and much time and effort are required to grow to the next level. Whether it’s expanding into new offices, hiring additional staff, or funding new legal cases there will be a required upfront investment of time and money before seeing any returns.

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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 law is even more taxing because the industry has an underfunded war chest.

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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 conclusions, as well as those of the authorities and academics papers she has referenced.

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Taurus Capital on CliffCentral’s Laws of Life with Garry Hertzberg

Taurus Capital on CliffCentral’s Laws of Life with Garry Hertzberg

Litigation is expensive and comes with enormous risk. With litigation funding available in South Africa, the legal landscape has changed for those who would not normally have access to our courts. Simon Kuper and Gary Sweiden are in the CliffCentral studio with Garry Hertzberg to explain the concept.

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Taurus Capital Q & A

Taurus Capital Q & A

WebGap’s Clayton Timcke sat down with his newest client Taurus Capital and its founders Simon Kuper and Gary Sweidan to ask a few questions about Taurus Capital, its services, and litigation funding in South Africa.

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