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Misinterpretation and Misapplication of Kumho Tire

Business Valuation

 Misinterpretation and Misapplication of Kumho Tire
CPE Credit

Program Type: VideoCast (Audio,Video, PPT Presentation)
Program Level: Overview
Prerequisites: None
Advanced Preparation: None
Delivery Method: Group Internet-Based
CPE Credits: One (1) Hour
Fields of Study: Accounting
Item Number: 9OEWRE1929
Shipping Weight: 0lbs. 0oz.
Price: $80.00
Program Description

This webinar will focus on judicial activism and overreaching, as manifested in the misinterpretation and misapplication of the Kumho Tire to business valuation expert testimony to the bankruptcy court. It will include an in depth case study of the recent August 2006 decision in the matter of In re Med Diversified, as well as a discussion of other recent cases over the past several years.

Learning Objectives

After completing this webinar, attendees will be able to:

- Summarize how courts are applying Kumho Tire to business valuation expert testimony
- Construct a defensible valuation report and articulate both a comprehensible and succinct response to cross-examination questioning that will withstand Kumho Tire challenges
- Prepare to address the recent wave of judicial activism and overreaching by judges in providing expert witness testimony

Who Should Attend

CPAs, attorneys, valuation practitioners providing expert witness testimony, or otherwise involved in litigation services


Robert James Cimasi, MHA, ASA, CBA, AVA, CM&AA, CMP
Mr. Robert James Cimasi is President of Health Consultants (HCC) with over twenty years of experience in serving clients; both as a healthcare executive and valuation consultant, in over forty-five states, with a focus on the financial and economic aspects of healthcare including: valuation consulting, litigation support, business intermediary and financing services, and, healthcare transactions including sales, mergers, and acquisitions.

He has served as a legal expert witness, and has provided testimony before federal and state legislative committees. Mr. Cimasi is a nationally known speaker and author on healthcare industry topics.