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Litigation Report Writing Workshop


Co-Sponsored by the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts® and the Financial Forensics Institute™

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Effective Approaches to Writing for Damages Reports and Litigation Matters

In this hands-on workshop, attendees will learn effective approaches to writing an expert damages report for use in a litigation matter. The workshop will include a review of the report writing requirements set forth in the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and reporting requirements for other jurisdictions. This workshop will also focus on drafting reports with an emphasis on content, language, supporting evidence, exhibits, and professional standards compliance. Attendees will be asked (not required) to submit a redacted expert report to the instructor prior to the date of the class. All arrangements will be made with NACVA Headquarters for this submission.

This course qualifies for 12 bonus points toward NACVA credentialed member recertification, in addition to course CPE.


How You Will Benefit

After completing this workshop, attendees will be able to:

  • Identify the reporting requirements set forth in Federal Rules of Civil Procedure 26(a)2(B)
  • Recognize the components of an effective expert report
  • Determine the strengths, weaknesses, and risks of alternative report styles
  • Detect the risks of a substandard report
  • Differentiate between a report used for tax or transactional purposes and a report appropriate for the litigation process
  • Determine the manner in which foundational evidence is incorporated into an expert report
  • Identify the reasons that expert reports are often inadmissible as evidence in court
  • Recognize a well-prepared report


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Who Should Attend
This workshop is designed for all litigation and financial forensic experts who want to improve the quality of their written reports.

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To register, select the date and location you'd like to attend and click the "Register Online Now" button for our online event registration. Contact Member/Client Services at (800) 677-2009 for questions or registration assistance.
      Early Registration Discounts
and Deadlines
Dates Location   10% 5%
December 11, 2017 San Diego, CA Register Online Now 10/31/2017 11/30/2017
June 19, 2018 Las Vegas, NV
 
N/A N/A
October 31, 2018 Chicago, IL
 
8/31/2018 9/30/2018

 Live online broadcast from this location is also available. Visit the Online Learning page for details and registration.

This course is from 8:30 a.m.–5:15 p.m.

This course is paperless.  Attendees will be provided a link to course material that will be used during the course, so attendees will need a laptop with Internet access.  The CTI will provide electric power and Internet access, but will not provide laptops.  Attendees are encouraged to bring their own mobile wireless modem or hotspot device.

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Pricing (Before Early Registration Discount)
Live training pricing valid through March 31, 2018.
Non-Member Member
One-day Workshop (8 Hrs CPE) $600 $540
 
 
CPE Hours
Delivery Method Group-Live
Program Level Intermediate
Advanced Preparation None
Prerequisites Previous training or research on subject matter being taught for MAFF credential criteria.
Fields of Study Business Law 2
  Communications and Marketing 4
  Personal Development 1
  Regulatory Ethics 1
Total CPE Hours   8
For more information regarding CPE, Program Levels and Fields of Study please click here.         

On-Demand Option Available!
Litigation Report Writing Workshop is also available as a CPE On-Demand webinar course

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Litigation Report Writing Workshop Webinar

Dates
January 23–26, 2018
July 10–13, 2018
September 25–28, 2018
November 27–30, 2018

Pricing (Before Early Registration Discount) Non-Member Member
Four-day Webinar Series (8 Hrs CPE) $600 $540

10% Early Registration Discount Available, for more information visit our Online Learning page.