| Financial Litigation Clinic—Business Valuation in Litigation (121B)
Course CPE: 15 hour(s)
Field(s) of Study: Accounting–10 hrs; Business Law–4 hrs; Taxes–1 hr
Program Level: Basic
Prerequisites: Previous training or experience with the fundamentals of accounting, finance, economics, and business writing. These individuals are often at the staff or entry level in organizations, although such programs may also benefit a seasoned professional with limited exposure to the area.
Delivery Method: QAS Self-Study
Advanced Preparation: None
A Certificate of Educational Achievement (CEA) will be awarded to course attendees who successfully complete and pass the exam.
Shipping Weight: 0lbs. 0oz.
|Part 1—Business Valuation Reporting and Challenges in the Litigation Environment
Part 2—Standards and Premises of Value in Dissenting Shareholder, Bankruptcy, and Divorce Litigation
Part 3—Reviewing and Challenging the Opposing Expert’s Report—Developing Effective Cross-Examination Strategies
Part 4—Opposing Experts Without Standards—What to Expect and How to Challenge Them
Part 5—Tax Issues in Litigation-Based Valuations
This Financial Litigation Clinic focuses on the dynamics of business valuation conclusions and calculations in the context of litigation, controlling professional standards, notable case law, differing approaches to reporting in litigation, traditional and situation-specific standards of value, and other key issues impacting BV in litigation.
After completing the course, attendees will be able to:
- Identify standards of value and approaches peculiar to shareholder disputes and other related litigation-based valuations
- Identify legal concepts relating to business valuation in professional engagements
- Identify professional standards governing business valuation experts in litigation engagements
- Select professional standards in the litigation environment
- Write an effective valuation report applicable to litigation engagements
- Identify the weaknesses of valuation reports in the litigation environment
- Select principles of effective communication in litigation
- Identify litigation and communication skills in delivering deposition and trial testimony
- Identify the dynamics of litigation in business valuation matters
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