Forensic, Litigation and Valuation Services

Forensic, Litigation and Valuation Services Publications

Several of our Forensic, Litigation and Valuations Services partners and team members’ have authored professional articles in industry publications. Listed below is a sampling of the most recognized work our FLVS team has published.

David Duffus A Consulting Role for CPAs for Hospitals with NIH Grants, FVS Consulting Digest, Issue 10, July 2012
Encountering New Venues with Shareholder Disputes? Remember the Special Ks, (Co-author), Financial Valuation Shareholder Disputes Issue 37, June/July 2012
Discount Rates, Risk and Uncertainty in Economic Damages Calculations (Co-author), AICPA, Forensic & Valuation Services Section, Practice Aid, 2012
Causation is Key to Developing Credible Economic Damages, CPA Insider, 2008
Fraught with Fraud?  Watch Out for the Fraudulent Small Fry, SBN Magazine, Pittsburgh, 2003
Robert Gray Lender Likely to Ask the Five Cs, Do Strategic Planning but Plan to Keep it Simple, Business Valuation Q&A, Need a Loan?, Your Credit and Your Character both Count, How to Avoid Fraud in Your Business, Controls Can Reduce Errors and Theft – Business Q&A, Bankruptcy Might be Right Road to Take if Business is Hurting, Audits are Performed for a Variety of Reasons, Daubert Motion Challenges Witness – Business Q&A, (Co-author), Courier Journal, Various dates
The Tips and Tools Your Financial Expert Needs to Succeed (Co-author), The Bureau of National Affairs, Inc., 2006
Valuing Intangible Assets – a Fast-Growing, Demanding Niche, The Journal of Accountancy, May 2007
Income Statement and Its Importance, Purchase Price Disputes, How the Financial Expert Can Help You Avoid Legal Landmines (Co-author), Practicing Law Institute Course Handbook, 2009
Common Problems in Post-Closing Purchase Price Disputes: An M&A Expectation ‘GAP’ v. ‘GAAP’, (Co-author), Financial Valuation and Litigation Expert, Issue 9, October/November 2007
Ad-Valorem Tax Returns – How to Use Sanity Checks to Create Credible Valuations of Certain Identifiable Intangible Assets for Ad-Valorem Tax Disputes, CPA Insider, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, June 9, 2022
Causation is Key to Developing Credible Economic Damages – Are You Up to Speed? (Co-author), CPA Insider, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, August 11, 2022
Mentoring, Helping Others to Build Niche Forensic and Valuation Services (Part 1), CPA Insider, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, November 10, 2021
Proven Professionals Address Tough Questions on Corporate/Special Investigations (Co-author), Financial Valuation and Litigation Expert, Issue 17, February/March, 2009
Help Attorneys Consider New Accounting Business Combination Standards in M&A (Co-author), CPA Insider, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, September 15, 2022
Lost Profits Calculations – Methods and Procedures - 2009 (Chapter 5, Co-Author), Lost Profits Calculations – Methods and Procedures - 2011 (Chapter 9, Co-Author), Performing Credible Lost Profits – Assumptions, Documentation and the Analyses - 2012 (Chapter TBD – Co-author), The Comprehensive Guide to Lost Profits Damages for Experts and Attorneys, Business Valuation Resources, LLC, 2009, 2011 and 2012 Editions
The AICPA CFF Credential – Opening the Door Wider, Financial Valuation and Litigation Expert, Issue 27, October/November 2010
Encountering New Venues with Shareholder Disputes? Remember the Special Ks (Co-author), Financial Valuation Shareholder Disputes, Issue 37, June/July 2012
Mergers and Acquisitions Disputes (Co-author), AICPA Forensic and Valuation Services Section Practice Aid, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, 2012
Glenn Newman Reasonable Royalty Damages:  No Longer ‘Same as it Ever Was, The Legal Intelligencer, 2011
Independence and Integrity and Objectivity in Performing Forensic and Valuation Services (Co-author), AICPA, Forensic & Valuation Section, Special Report 08-1, 2008
How Reasonable is Your Royalty? (Co-author), Journal of Accountancy, 2008
The Tips and Tools Your Financial Expert Needs to Succeed (Co-author), The Bureau of National Affairs, Inc., 2006
The Statement of Cash Flows, Practicing Law Institute, 2006
Income Statement and Its Importance, Practicing Law Institute, 2006
Patent Infringement Damages:  The Basics and Beyond (Co-author), AICPA National Conference on Fraud and Litigation Services, 2006
Processes Undertaken During a Construction Project (Co-author), American Bar Association, 2006
Damages Aren’t Always Patently Obvious (Co-author), Journal of Accountancy, 2004
You Can’t See the Future by Looking Backward, CPA Consultant, 2004
The Power of Depositions (Co-author), AICPA National Conference on Advance Litigation Services, 2003
Design Deficiencies – At What Cost?, Lorman-Educational Seminars Penna. Construction Issues, 2002
A Claim in the Life of a Surety Person, Penna. Construction Issues, 2001
Claim Analysis, Preparation and Presentation (Co-author), Penna. Construction Issues, 2001
James O’Brien  Lessons Learned in Financial Crisis Management (Co-author), The Legal Intelligencer, 2012
Lost Profits Calculations – Methods and Procedures Chapter 9 (Co-author), The Comprehensive Guide to Lost Profits Damages for Experts and Attorneys, Business Valuation Resources, LLC, 2011
Serving as an Expert Witness or Consultant (Co-author), AICPA, Forensic & Valuation Services Section, Practice Aid 10-1, 2010
Analysis and Assumptions in Expert Opinions, National Litigation Consultants’ Review, 2010
Lost Profits Calculations – Methods and Procedures Chapter 5 (Co-author), The Comprehensive Guide to Lost Profits Damages for Experts and Attorneys, Business Valuation Resources, LLC, 2009
Paul Pocalyko  Rotten from the Core (Co-author), Financial Statement Fraud Casebook, Baking the Ledgers and Cooking the Book, ACFE, 2011
Fraud Casebook, Lessons from the Bad Side of Business, Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, 2007
Using Eichleay Formula for Home Office Overhead Claims, Wiley Law, 2001
Acceleration Claims, Proving & Pricing Construction Claims, Wiley Law, 2000