Recent FTC rule could affect the value of noncompete agreements

Noncompete agreements can be valuable to a business, especially after a merger or acquisition. Estimating the value of ...
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Consider alternative indicators of business value

When valuing a business, experts often look beyond the company’s financial statements. Management interviews and document requests may ...
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What’s the difference between a calculation of value and a conclusion of value?

Most business valuation assignments call for a conclusion of value. However, there may be times when a calculation of value can be ...
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Challenges of valuing family-owned businesses

Working together can bring out the best — and worst — in families. Here are some issues business ...
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Estimating damages: Lost profits vs. diminished business value

In commercial litigation, it’s common for business valuation experts to measure damages based on lost profits or diminished ...
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How a business valuation pro can help avoid M&A pitfalls

Merger and acquisition (M&A) activity increased significantly in the fourth quarter of 2023, signaling a hot M&A market ...
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Using business valuation pros for fairness opinions

Uncertainty about inflation, regulations and geopolitical risks abounds in today’s marketplace. A fairness opinion can protect against costly ...
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When to consider subsequent events in a business valuation

Business valuators sometimes consider major events that happen after the valuation date. For example, what if a business is subsequently ...
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Timing counts when valuing a business

In today’s uncertain markets, the value of a business may change significantly over time. So it’s important to ...
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Mauldin & Jenkins Announces Strategic Hire to Lead Transaction Advisory Services Practice

ATLANTA, NOVEMBER 29- Mauldin & Jenkins, a Top 100 provider of assurance, tax and advisory services, proudly announces ...
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Levels of value: Why it matters in a business valuation

A business may have more than one value, depending on the purpose of the business valuation and the ...
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Beware of fixed-value provisions and other business valuation faux pas in buy-sell agreements

Buy-sell agreements are a critical tool for closely held businesses and professional practices. The valuation provisions of these ...
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