The Hon Phillip Cummins AM will deliver a lecture on "Litigation Funding: Access and Ethics". Mr Cummins is the Chair of the Victorian Law Reform Commission which has published its Discussion Paper on "Access to Justice: Litigation Funding and Group Proceedings".
The Hon Justice Sarah Derrington has agreed to give a commentary. The Australian Law Reform Commission, of which her Honour is the President, is conducting an inquiry into class action proceedings and third party litigation funders.
The event will be held in the Banco Court of the Supreme Court of Queensland, Level 3, Queen Elizabeth II Courts of Law, 415 George Street, Brisbane.
Please see the attached flyer for further information.
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