News May 2021
In May 2021, a group of business and legal bodies representing Scotland, Europe and the US have warned about the possible introduction of US-style ‘opt-out’ class action lawsuits in Scottish courts.
read more EJF, together with the Scottish Chamber of Commerce, BritishAmerican Business; and the US Chamber Institute of Legal Reform called for an in-depth consultation on new class action legislation
EJF has launched its first “Monitoring Report on Collective Redress Regulation ” in February 2021. EJF’s Monitoring Report provides an overview of the collective redress mechanisms for, so far, 13 selected countries in Europe and the impact that the transposition of the Directive may have.