Institute for Legal Reform Floats FARA Amendment to Mitigate Third-party Litigation Funding’s Potential Threat to National Security
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Institute for Legal Reform Floats FARA Amendment to Mitigate Third-party Litigation Funding’s Potential Threat to National Security

Author, Washington Legal Foundation, Nov. 8, 2022

A recent paper prepared by Skadden Arps attorneys and released by the U.S. Chamber’s Institute for Legal Reform (“IRL”) highlighted the recent proliferation of third-party litigation funding (“TPLF”) and the potential national and economic security risks associated with this trend.  The paper warns that the lack of safeguards in this area provides a clear path for foreign adversaries to infiltrate the American legal system, and suggests, among other potential solutions, amending the Foreign Agent Registration Act (“FARA”).

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