February 11, 2018

Third-Party Funding at the Heart of Possible International Rules Changes

Third-party funding has become increasingly common in international arbitration disputes worldwide, and several of the field’s leading organizations are taking that fact into account as they update their rules. In January, The International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) announced that it was…

December 13, 2017

Bloomberg BNA: The looming collapse of student loan asset-backed securities

“Most of these debts were securitized into student loan asset backed securities, called SLABS. And within this universe of SLABS, there are entire SLABS filled with dischargeable student loans. For example, the SLM Private Education Student Loan 2009-CT Trust is composed of more than 100,000 loans made to students attending…

September 7, 2017

Best Lawyers in America recognizes six of Jones Swanson’s attorneys

Jones Swanson is pleased to announce that six of its attorneys have been recognized in the latest edition of Best Lawyers in America, which makes its annual selections based on a rigorous peer review comprised of more than 7.4 million confidential evaluations by top attorneys. This year’s Best Lawyers…

July 28, 2017

Jones Swanson, co-counsel, file nationwide class action against student loan giant Navient

In a case that could offer relief to thousands of student debtors across the country, Jones Swanson has joined with five other law firms to file a nationwide class action lawsuit against America’s biggest student loan servicer, Navient. The suit, Evan Brian Crocker et al. v. Navient…