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Canadian innovator JL Energy Transportation Inc. obtains funding from leading litigation funder Bentham IMF Capital Limited for infringement action against major Canada/US pipeline and gas processing companies

CALGARYMarch 6, 2019 /CNW/ – JL Energy Transportation Inc. (“JETI”, more: www.jlenergy.com) announces that it has obtained third-party funding from Bentham IMF Capital Limited (“Bentham”), the Canadian arm of leading global litigation funder IMF Bentham (ASX:IMF), for license and patent infringement claims against an alliance of major Canadian and US pipeline and gas processing companies.

Litigation Finance Pioneer Bentham IMF Breaks the Mold of Law and Finance, Completing Hires that Establish Gender Equality and Build on Specialized Expertise of Investment Management Team

NEW YORK (January 29, 2019) – Leading commercial litigation funder Bentham IMF has hired Sidley Austin LLP partner, Dana MacGrath, and Kirkland & Ellis LLP partner, Sarah Tsou, as investment managers and legal counsel responsible for sourcing and evaluating arbitration and commercial litigation matters that meet Bentham’s investment criteria. The company has also hired Chief of Staff, Tina Young, from Deloitte Consulting LLP. This marks the second round of hiring at the company since it launched its most recent fund in November 2018.

Bentham IMF Expands Investment Team Following Launch of a New US Fund

NEW YORK (December 3, 2018) – Leading commercial litigation funder Bentham IMF is quickly acting to increase the volume and scope of litigation investment opportunities it assesses following launch of a new fund. The company announces today that it has recruited two experienced litigators to join its team of investment managers responsible for sourcing and evaluating commercial litigation matters that meet Bentham’s investment criteria.

Bentham IMF Announces New $500 Million Fund for US Commercial Litigation Finance Investments, with Upsize Potential to $1 Billion

IMF’s funds under management have increased to A$891m and are expected be over A$1B at the end of 2018.

NEW YORK (November 30, 2018) – IMF Bentham Limited (ASX: IMF), the parent company of U.S.-based Bentham IMF (Bentham), announces today the launch of a new fund focussed on US litigation finance investments (Fund 4) with an initial size of US$500m. IMF has completed a first closing with US$375m of binding investor commitments (including US$100m from IMF) and expects a second closing of US$125m of external investor commitments to occur before the end of 2018. There is potential to increase the Fund to US$1 billion following the investment of the initial capital.