New York, NY, March 21, 2019 --(PR.com
)-- This event is scheduled for Monday, April 15, 2019 at 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm (ET).
For further details, please visit: https://www.theknowledgegroup.org/webcasts/lost-profits-damages-calculations-in-commercial-litigation/
About Niall MacMenamin
Niall MacMenamin, an economist specializing in finance and statistics, has consulted on multiple securities, intellectual property, commercial litigation, and valuation matters. His experience includes developing financial models and market research studies, testifying as an expert witness, and providing consulting services to attorneys. Mr. MacMenamin has calculated damages, including lost profits, on behalf of plaintiffs and defendants in a variety of matters. In intellectual property, he has conducted lost profits analyses to determine damages in cases involving consumer products, internet properties, and microchip manufacturers. In particular, he has used surveys to measure consumer confusion and the value of patented features. Mr. MacMenamin’s finance and securities case experience includes examining allegations of securities fraud, estimating securities class action settlements, analyzing mortgage-backed securities, assessing loan underwriting and appraisal deficiencies, evaluating mutual fund fees, and assessing investment suitability. He has been involved in valuations of privately held companies, securitizations, and construction costs. Mr. MacMenamin has also assisted clients in several cases involving accounting matters.
About Analysis Group, Inc.
Analysis Group is one of the largest economics consulting firms, with more than 850 professionals across 14 offices in North America, Europe, and Asia. Since 1981, we have provided expertise in economics, finance, health care analytics, and strategy to top law firms, Fortune Global 500 companies, and government agencies worldwide. Our internal experts, together with our network of affiliated experts from academia, industry, and government, offer our clients exceptional breadth and depth of expertise.
Quantifying lost profits in commercial litigation is a complex exercise fraught with significant risks and potential pitfalls. Recent court opinions continue to alter the methodologies and parameters of acceptable lost profits claims.
A sound lost profits claim must adhere to the appropriate legal principles; identify a sufficient causal nexus; and employ an appropriate, well-supported methodology to reach a reasonably certain quantification.
In this Live webcast, a panel of distinguished professionals and thought leaders assembled by The Knowledge Group will help companies and litigators better understand the fundamentals and key considerations involved in calculating lost profits in commercial litigation. Speakers will discuss acceptable methodologies for analyzing and quantifying lost profits and will provide real-world examples of how such methodologies are applied. They will also provide insight into important considerations when claiming or defending against a claim for lost profits.
Key topics include:
Legal Framework: An Overview
Fundamentals and Key Considerations in Calculating Damages
Lost Profits Damages Calculations in 2019: What to Expect
Measurement and Projection of Lost Profits
Defending Against Lost Profits Damages Claims
Recent Court Opinions Impacting Lost Profits
About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register for an event, please visit: http://theknowledgegroup.org/