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Valuation of Earnouts and Other Contingent Liabilities

 Valuation of Earnouts and Other Contingent Liabilities
CPE Credit

Program Type: Recorded Webinar (Audio, PPT)
Program Level: Update
Prerequisites: Participants need a background in the subject area and a desire to keep current.
Advanced Preparation: None
Delivery Method: Group Internet-Based
CPE Credits: Two (2) Hours
Fields of Study: Finance; Taxes
Item Number: 14PBV0801
Shipping Weight: 0lbs. 0oz.
Price: $110.00
Program Description

Contingent liabilities are coming under increased scrutiny by the accounting profession and regulators. This webinar will discuss earnouts and other common types of contingent liabilities that business valuation experts frequently encounter. It will discuss the various methodologies for valuing these contingencies, including scenario analysis and option based. It will discuss the most up-to-date practices in the industry.

Learning Objectives

After completing this webinar, attendees will be able to:

- Identify common contingent liabilities
- Define the common methodologies for valuing contingencies, including scenario analysis, Monte Carlo analysis, and option-based analysis
- Determine which approach is appropriate and apply these methodologies

Who Should Attend

Appraisers, CPAs, CFOs


Daniel McConaughy, PhD, ASA

Dr. McConaughy is a director at Crowe Horwath. He has worked on the valuations of businesses and business interests, derivatives, economic damages, and intangible assets for bankruptcy, financial reporting, tax purposes, litigation, and many other areas. Dr. McConaughy’s publications include the areas of cost of capital, capital structure, IPOs, mergers and acquisitions, illiquidity discounts, family business, executive compensation, and restricted securities under Rule 144. He has presented at numerous NACVA, ASA events and teaches BV204 for the ASA, has taught a webinar for BV Resources and is the editor of Business Valuation Review. He also is a finance professor at California State University Northridge.

Vincent Covrig, PhD, ASA

Dr. Covrig is a senior manager in Crowe Horwath’s Valuation Services practice. He is Crowe's national leader in complex securities valuation, with over seven years of experience in the valuation of fixed income securities, financial derivatives, compensation awards, enterprise valuation and allocation models, and contingent considerations. Dr. Covrig has published more than a dozen papers in top academic and practitioner journals; has presented at NACVA, ASA, and Financial Management annual conferences; and recently presented a webinar on debt valuation for BVR . He is also a professor of finance at California State University, Northridge.