Litigation against financial services entities (commenced by both regulators and individuals) is rapidly increasing in Australia. This is in part a result of case studies examined by the Banking Royal Commission filtering through to the Courts, as ASIC adopts a “why not litigate approach” and there is a greater public interest in their financial affairs.

G+T partners Richard Harris and Andrew Floro and lawyers Harish Ekambareshwar and Kasia Dziadosz-Findlay have authored the Australian Chapter of Getting the Deal Through: Financial Services Litigation. This publication charts the growth of litigation in the financial sector worldwide, with contributing authors highlighting the key themes and legislative differences in their respective jurisdictions.

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