The Comprehensive Guide to Lost Profits and Other Commercial Damages, Third Edition

Author: Nancy J. Fannon,Jonathan M. Dunitz

Publisher: BVResources

ISBN: 9781621500322

Category: Damages

Page: 1450

View: 2291

The 3rd Edition of The Comprehensive Guide to Lost Profits and Other Commercial Damages, edited by Nancy J. Fannon and Jonathan Dunitz, Esq., provides a deep and rich resource for financial experts and attorneys seeking guidance on damage calculations. The Guide focuses on financial evidence: how to gather it, interpret it, and tell its story in a lawsuit or litigation setting. Blending the financial expert's knowledge of accepted methods and procedures with the attorney's knowledge of legal issues and insights, it provides in-depth analysis and interpretation of the continually expanding body of case law. Key highlights of the new edition include: -Updated and expanded chapters covering all aspects of calculating lost profits / loss of business value -An insightful and comprehensive look at the unjust enrichment remedy -Substantive new materials on forensic accounting -A new chapter covering business interruption -Expanded coverage of benefit of the bargain damages -Expanded insights into intellectual property damages, including patents, trademarks and copyright -New and enhanced abstracts of many of the lost profit and damage cases found throughout the book Ensure that you have the most up-to-date thinking on damages by adding The Comprehensive Guide to Lost Profits and Other Commercial Damages to your business library today!

The Comprehensive Guide to Economic Damages

Author: Nancy J. Fannon,Jonathan M. Dunitz

Publisher: BVResources

ISBN: 9781621500636

Category:

Page: N.A

View: 3837

The 4rd Edition of The Comprehensive Guide to Economic Damages, edited by Nancy J. Fannon and Jonathan Dunitz, Esq., provides a deep and rich resource for financial experts and attorneys seeking guidance on damage calculations. The Guide focuses on financial evidence: how to gather it, interpret it, and tell its story in a lawsuit or litigation setting. Blending the financial expert's knowledge of accepted methods and procedures with the attorney's knowledge of legal issues and insights, it provides in-depth analysis and interpretation of the continually expanding body of case law.Key highlights of the new edition include:-Updated and expanded chapters covering all aspects of calculating lost profits / loss of business value -An insightful and comprehensive look at the unjust enrichment remedy -Substantive new materials on forensic accounting -A new chapter covering business interruption -Expanded coverage of benefit of the bargain damages -Expanded insights into intellectual property damages, including patents, trademarks and copyright -New and enhanced abstracts of many of the lost profit and damage cases found throughout the book Ensure that you have the most up-to-date thinking on damages by adding The Comprehensive Guide to Lost Profits and Other Commercial Damages to your business library today!

The Comprehensive Guide to Lost Profits Damages for Experts and Attorneys

Author: Nancy J. Fannon

Publisher: BVResources

ISBN: 9781935081340

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 925

View: 2421

A complete overhaul of last year¿s bestselling guide, this 2010 edition brings together the comprehensive body of knowledge on lost profits damages and delivers the definitive resource for financial experts and attorneys alike. Fannon and other leading experts provide thorough analysis of current case law and valuation methodology related to the calculation of damages.

Guide to Intangible Asset Valuation

Author: Robert F. Reilly,Robert P. Schweihs

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1937352250

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 784

View: 9704

The highly experienced authors of the Guide to Intangible Asset Valuation define and explain the disciplined process of identifying assets that have clear economic benefit, and provide an invaluable framework within which to value these assets. With clarity and precision the authors lay out the critical process that leads you through the description, identification and valuation of intangible assets. This book helps you: Describe the basic types of intangible assets Find and identify intangible assets Provide guidelines for valuing those assets The Guide to Intangible Asset Valuation delivers matchless knowledge to intellectual property experts in law, accounting, and economics. This indispensable reference focuses strictly on intangible assets which are of particular interest to valuation professionals, bankruptcy experts and litigation lawyers. Through illustrative examples and clear modeling, this book makes abstract concepts come to life to help you deliver strong and accurate valuations.

Understanding Business Valuation

A Practical Guide To Valuing Small To Medium Sized Businesses

Author: Trugman

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1945498315

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 1264

View: 1397

This fifth edition simplifies a technical and complex area of practice with real-world experience and examples. Expert author Gary Trugman's informal, easy-to-read style, covers all the bases in the various valuation approaches, methods, and techniques. Author note boxes throughout the publication draw on Trugman's veteran, practical experience to identify critical points in the content. Suitable for all experience levels, you will find valuable information that will improve and fine-tune your everyday activities.

Calculating Economic Damages in Intellectual Property Infringement Cases

Author: Nancy J. Fannon,Jonathan M. Dunitz

Publisher: BVResources

ISBN: 9781621500711

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 840

View: 8949

In this one-stop resource you'll find a comprehensive overview of strategies, analysis, case studies, and legal insight to help you calculate and recover or defend a case involving the infringement of intellectual property. Nowhere else will you find such a complete and thorough analysis of current case law and the valuation methods that form the basis of damage awards in IP infringement cases. Inside the pages of Calculating Economic Damages in Intellectual Property Infringement Cases, you'll learn the accepted methods and gain insight into legal issues from top damages experts and IP attorneys. This includes in depth materials on damages in the context of patents and other types of intellectual property as well as continually expanding case law that interprets what prior courts have deemed as acceptable evidence for intellectual property claims. You'll also learn what the courts have rejected and details explaining the reason for the rejection. This completely updated guide also features new materials on case law relating to reasonable certainty and motions to exclude experts in lost profits damages cases. Examples of chapter topics you'll find in this comprehensive resource include: Patent Infringement Damages: Lost Profits and Royalties Lost Profits in Trademark and Copyright Cases Use of Survey Research in Damages Estimation Using Internet Analytic Tools for Valuation and Damages Calculations in Internet IP and Infringement and Defamation Cases Plus an expansive section on the unjust enrichment remedy. Plus much, much more included throughout this extensive resource. Calculating Economic Damages in Intellectual Property Infringement Cases is a MUST-HAVE for all IP experts, tech transfer executives, and IP attorneys."

The New Sell and Sell Short

How To Take Profits, Cut Losses, and Benefit From Price Declines

Author: Alexander Elder

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118005576

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 368

View: 4795

A detailed look at one of the most underestimated aspects of trading-selling In The New Sell and Sell Short, Second Edition, Dr. Alexander Elder explains how to exit a stock at the right time and how to initiate a short position to profit from a stock that is showing weakness. Often overlooked, selling properly enables a trader to cut losses and maximize profits. Moreover, short selling in a weak market can generate big profits and should be a part of every trader's arsenal of tools. The new edition contains numerous examples of short selling stocks from the 2008-2009 bear market, demonstrating very clearly why traders do themselves a disservice by only focusing on the long side. In addition, the new edition contains an extensive study guide to help readers master the material prior to trading. Elder shares real-world examples that show how to manage your positions by adjusting your exit points as a trade unfolds. Contains new examples and insights from the 2008-2009 market meltdown Includes an extensive study guide with 115 questions and answers and 17 chart studies Discusses the selling process from a variety of angles: technical, fundamental, and psychological Explains how to maximize winnings in a profitable trade and how to minimize losses when a trade doesn't go as planned Offers detailed guidance for traders of stocks, financial futures, commodities, and currencies Explains how to set profit targets and stop-loss orders prior to entering any trade Other bestselling titles by Elder: Trading for a Living, Come Into My Trading Room, and Entries and Exits Understanding where and when to sell is essential to successful trading. The New Sell and Sell Short, Second Edition is the definitive reference to this overlooked, but vitally important, aspect of trading.

Advising Minnesota Corporations and Other Business Organizations - Second Edition

Author: Roger Magnuson,Richard Saliterman

Publisher: Juris Publishing, Inc.

ISBN: 1578233127

Category: Corporation law

Page: 2330

View: 2347

A Comprehensive reference and treatise, Advising Minnesota Corporations and Other Business Organizations examines thoroughly, with detailed commentary and analysis, the issues confronting a business, from initial promotion and start-up, through governance, financial distress, confrontation and litigation, to dissolution. It answers the most critical questions that arise at a board meeting, discussing internal corporation decisions, and offers advice on external legal issues including advertising, labor and employment, international trade, copyright and intellectual property, bankruptcy, and domestic relations. Written by two leading authorities and boasting over 30 contributing authors who practice variously at large full-service law firms, "in house," and in smaller specialized firms; Advising Minnesota Corporations and Other Business Organizations is a required resource and reference work for every Minnesota lawyer. Business lawyers and general counsel will find this work indispensable, and lawyers in every area of practice will use this treatise to address common problems arising in the context of the business lives of their clients. Value Package

BIM Handbook

A Guide to Building Information Modeling for Owners, Managers, Designers, Engineers and Contractors

Author: Chuck Eastman,Paul Teicholz,Rafael Sacks,Kathleen Liston

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 111802169X

Category: Architecture

Page: 640

View: 2170

"The BIM Handbook is an extensively researched and meticulously written book, showing evidence of years of work rather than something that has been quickly put together in the course of a few months. It brings together most of the current information about BIM, its history, as well as its potential future in one convenient place, and can serve as a handy reference book on BIM for anyone who is involved in the design, construction, and operation of buildings and needs to know about the technologies that support it. The need for such a book is indisputable, and it is terrific that Chuck Eastman and his team were able to step up to the plate and make it happen. Thanks to their efforts, anyone in the AEC industry looking for a deeper understanding of BIM now knows exactly where to look for it." —AECbytes book review, August 28, 2008 (www.aecbytes.com/review/2008/BIMHandbook.html) DISCOVER BIM: A BETTER WAY TO BUILD BETTER BUILDINGS Building Information Modeling (BIM) offers a novel approach to design, construction, and facility management in which a digital representation of the building process is used to facilitate the exchange and interoperability of information in digital format. BIM is beginning to change the way buildings look, the way they function, and the ways in which they are designed and built. The BIM Handbook, Second Edition provides an in-depth understanding of BIM technologies, the business and organizational issues associated with its implementation, and the profound advantages that effective use of BIM can provide to all members of a project team. Updates to this edition include: Completely updated material covering the current practice and technology in this fast-moving field Expanded coverage of lean construction and its use of BIM, with special focus on Integrated Project Delivery throughout the book New insight on the ways BIM facilitates sustainable building New information on interoperability schemas and collaboration tools Six new case studies Painting a colorful and thorough picture of the state of the art in building information modeling, the BIM Handbook, Second Edition guides readers to successful implementations, helping them to avoid needless frustration and costs and take full advantage of this paradigm-shifting approach to construct better buildings that consume fewer materials and require less time, labor, and capital resources.

No B.S. Price Strategy

The Ultimate No Holds Barred Kick Butt Take No Prisoner Guide to Profits, Power, and Prosperity

Author: Dan S. Kennedy

Publisher: Entrepreneur Press

ISBN: 1613080247

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 288

View: 5495

Millionaire maker Dan S. Kennedy and pricing/marketing strategist Jason Marrs empower small business owners to take control of their profits by taking charge of the source: their price. Entrepreneurs are dared to re-examine their every belief about pricing and take a more creative, bold approach, using price to their extreme advantage and allowing them to be as profitable as possible. Liberating small business owners from all fear and timidity toward pricing, Kennedy and Marrs teach small business owners uncover how to avoid the 9 ultimate price and fee failures including excess concern about competitors’ lower prices, attracting customers who buy by price, and not offering premium pricing options. They also reveal how to discount without damage, the secret to price elasticity, how to break free from the price-product link, and, most importantly, how to set prices for the greatest profits. • Kennedy and Marrs disclose little-known revelations about the power of pricing including: • the 9 ultimate price and fee failures • the trick behind discounting without devaluing • the 5 price-related propositions to be concerned with • the million-dollar secret behind “FREE” • how to win price wars with competitors • Includes access to price strategy support tools at www.simplepricingsystem.com • Covers pricing strategies specific to recessions

The Weather Almanac

A Reference Guide to Weather, Climate, and Related Issues in the United States and Its Key Cities

Author: Steven L. Horstmeyer

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118015209

Category: Science

Page: 1144

View: 8316

The Weather Almanac, 12th Edition is a resource for a variety of climate and meteorological data including both domestic and international weather trends, historical weather patterns dating back 1000 years, natural disasters, and a 20 page glossary of weather terminology. The book is complete with detailed maps, pictures, and tables compiling climate data from a variety of sources, including the National Weather Service and the US Geological Survey. Separate sections in The Weather Almanac are devoted to tornadoes, hurricanes, thunderstorms, and lightening, flash floods, and winter storms, and they have been edited from official reports by governmental agencies. The new edition has been updated to include recent disasters such as the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami that devastated Indonesia as well as 2005’s Hurricane Katrina. These chapters serve as a basic reference for severe weather and extreme conditions, which can assist in preparing for a weather emergency.

Financial Instruments

A Comprehensive Guide to Accounting and Reporting

Author: Rosemarie Sangiuolo,Leslie F. Seidman

Publisher: CCH

ISBN: 9780808092162

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 1200

View: 2587

Financial Instruments: A Comprehensive Guide to Accounting and Reporting is written for practicing accountants and other professionals who need to understand the accounting for financial instruments. This unique book pulls together all of the existing accounting literature on financial instruments into one volume, organizes it logically, and describes the requirements as simply as possible. This comprehensive, topic-based approach will save practitioners time and effort in researching accounting issues.

Documenting Learning with ePortfolios

A Guide for College Instructors

Author: Tracy Penny Light,Helen L. Chen,John C. Ittelson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118204964

Category: Education

Page: 192

View: 7579

Documenting Learning with ePortfolios Documenting Learning with ePortfolios provides higher education instructors with a theory-to-practice approach to understanding the pedagogy behind ePortfolios and to helping students use them to record and reflect on their learning in multiple contexts. The authors outline a framework of six critical iterative tasks to undertake when implementing ePortfolios for student success. Filled with real-life models of successful ePortfolio projects, the book also includes guidance for faculty development to support the use of ePortfolios and covers the place of ePortfolios in institutional assessment efforts. Finally, the authors offer considerations for deciding on which technological tools to deploy in implementing a successful ePortfolio initiative. "These authors achieve the very rare accomplishment of combining their years of practical experience, broad conceptual and research underpinnings, and incredibly useful examples and applications into a single, concise volume for enhancing student learning through an ePortfolio approach to our shared educational purpose." —TERREL L. RHODES, vice president, Office of Quality, Curriculum, and Assessment, Association of American Colleges and Universities "Educators keep asking for more information about how to use electronic portfolios. This book provides answers, guidelines, examples, and scholarly insights about learning based in the wisdom of the ePortfolio community of practice—what a powerful addition to our collective knowledge! I am thankful to the authors for this boost to our field and for providing a blueprint for implementers to follow." —TRENT BATSON, executive director, The Association for Authentic, Experiential and Evidence-Based Learning

Saunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary E-Book

Author: Virginia P. Studdert,Clive C. Gay,Douglas C. Blood

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702047449

Category: Medical

Page: 1344

View: 2598

The new edition of Blood’s classic Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary has been completely redesigned, revised and updated for today’s veterinary team. Now with a wide range of superb full-colour illustrations, well over 60,000 main and subentries including large animals, small animals and exotics, and an all-new, user-friendly format, the fourth edition offers the most comprehensive dictionary reference in the field. Comprehensive text covering the whole range of veterinary medicine Classic authoritative reference work Valuable and accessible appendices for instant access to key information at a glance Well over 60,000 main entries and subentries Extensive contributions from internationally acknowledged expert consultants New for this edition Over 1,000 colour illustrations to aid further understanding of disease processes and important terminology Pronunciation of key terms Brand new design and format to help find key information at a glance Extensive revision, clarification and focussing of entries to reflect current practice

Risk Management: The Open Group Guide

Author: The Open Group

Publisher: Van Haren

ISBN: 9087539002

Category: Education

Page: 138

View: 3341

This book brings together The Open Group s set of publications addressing risk management, which have been developed and approved by The Open Group. It is presented in three parts:The Technical Standard for Risk TaxonomyTechnical Guide to the Requirements for Risk Assessment MethodologiesTechnical Guide: FAIR ISO/IEC 27005 CookbookPart 1: Technical Standard for Risk Taxonomy This Part provides a standard definition and taxonomy for information security risk, as well as information regarding how to use the taxonomy. The intended audience for this Part includes anyone who needs to understand and/or analyze a risk condition. This includes, but is not limited to:Information security and risk management professionalsAuditors and regulatorsTechnology professionalsManagementThis taxonomy is not limited to application in the information security space. It can, in fact, be applied to any risk scenario. This means the taxonomy to be used as a foundation for normalizing the results of risk analyses across varied risk domains.Part 2: Technical Guide: Requirements for Risk Assessment MethodologiesThis Part identifies and describes the key characteristics that make up any effective risk assessment methodology, thus providing a common set of criteria for evaluating any given risk assessment methodology against a clearly defined common set of essential requirements. In this way, it explains what features to look for when evaluating the capabilities of any given methodology, and the value those features represent.Part 3: Technical Guide: FAIR ISO/IEC 27005 CookbookThis Part describes in detail how to apply the FAIR (Factor Analysis for Information Risk) methodology to any selected risk management framework. It uses ISO/IEC 27005 as the example risk assessment framework. FAIR is complementary to all other risk assessment models/frameworks, including COSO, ITIL, ISO/IEC 27002, COBIT, OCTAVE, etc. It provides an engine that can be used in other risk models to improve the quality of the risk assessment results. The Cookbook enables risk technology practitioners to follow by example how to apply FAIR to other risk assessment models/frameworks of their choice.

Contract and Commercial Management - The Operational Guide

Author: International Association for Contract and Commercial Management(IACCM)

Publisher: Van Haren

ISBN: 908753972X

Category: Education

Page: 656

View: 3179

Almost 80% of CEOs say that their organization must get better at managing external relationships. According to The Economist, one of the major reasons why so many relationships end in disappointment is that most organizations 'are not very good at contracting'. This ground-breaking title from leading authority IACCM (International Association for Contract and Commercial Management) represents the collective wisdom and experience of Contract, Legal and Commercial experts from some of the world s leading companies to define how to partner for performance. This practical guidance is designed to support practitioners through the contract lifecycle and to give both supply and buy perspectives, leading to a more consistent approach and language that supports greater efficiency and effectiveness. Within the five phases described in this book (Initiate, Bid, Development, Negotiate and Manage), readers will find invaluable guidance on the whole lifecycle with insights to finance, law and negotiation, together with dispute resolution, change control and risk management. This title is the official IACCM operational guidance and fully supports and aligns with the course modules for Certification.

Kaplan NCLEX-RN 2010-2011 Edition

Strategies, Practice, and Review

Author: Barbara J. Irwin,Judith A. Burckhardt

Publisher: Kaplan Publishing

ISBN: 9781419553448

Category: Medical

Page: 504

View: 4111

Completely updated to reflect April 2010 test plan changes To become a registered nurse (RN) in the United States, nursing school graduates must pass the NCLEX-RN. Each year, nearly a quarter of a million nursing students take this exam. Kaplan NCLEX-RN is the only book to combine its unique strategy guide with a comprehensive review designed to meet the challenges of this rigorous exam, including: Two practice tests (one in the book and one online) Detailed answer explanations In-depth analysis of NCLEX-RN question types Review of alternate question types Strategies play an important role in passing the NCLEX-RN, which is a critical thinking test requiring students to go beyond simply recognizing facts. In this guide, test-takers will have access to the most effective methods available to guarantee a passing score. With a bold, fresh user-friendly design and more of the most challenging questions, readers of Kaplan NCLEX-RN will be assured and confident on test day.

Reading Success for All Students

Using Formative Assessment to Guide Instruction and Intervention

Author: Thomas G. Gunning

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118120272

Category: Education

Page: 256

View: 9885

Help for reading teachers in continuous monitoring, assessmentand instruction that targets students' problem areas This vital resource offers classroom teachers and literacycoaches practical assessments that can be used to evaluate keyareas in students' reading performance. These assessments willprovide information that can be directly used for planninginstruction. Specific instructional techniques and activities arelinked to each of the assessments so that teachers know exactly howto teach necessary skills. Tests and other evaluative devices arealigned with Common Core State Standards and state frameworks. Offers a proven model for monitoring and assessingstudents Assessments and instructional strategies are easy to implementas part of any curriculum Practical strategies are modeled on a tested approach forhelping students work through their problem areas

The Design of Everyday Things

Psychologie und Design der alltäglichen Dinge

Author: Norman Don

Publisher: Vahlen

ISBN: 3800648105

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 320

View: 2929

Apple, Audi, Braun oder Samsung machen es vor: Gutes Design ist heute eine kritische Voraussetzung für erfolgreiche Produkte. Dieser Klassiker beschreibt die fundamentalen Prinzipien, um Dinge des täglichen Gebrauchs umzuwandeln in unterhaltsame und zufriedenstellende Produkte. Don Norman fordert ein Zusammenspiel von Mensch und Technologie mit dem Ziel, dass Designer und Produktentwickler die Bedürfnisse, Fähigkeiten und Handlungsweisen der Nutzer in den Vordergrund stellen und Designs an diesen angepasst werden. The Design of Everyday Things ist eine informative und spannende Einführung für Designer, Marketer, Produktentwickler und für alle an gutem Design interessierten Menschen. Zum Autor Don Norman ist emeritierter Professor für Kognitionswissenschaften. Er lehrte an der University of California in San Diego und der Northwest University in Illinois. Mitte der Neunzigerjahre leitete Don Norman die Advanced Technology Group bei Apple. Dort prägte er den Begriff der User Experience, um über die reine Benutzbarkeit hinaus eine ganzheitliche Erfahrung der Anwender im Umgang mit Technik in den Vordergrund zu stellen. Norman ist Mitbegründer der Beratungsfirma Nielsen Norman Group und hat unter anderem Autohersteller von BMW bis Toyota beraten. „Keiner kommt an Don Norman vorbei, wenn es um Fragen zu einem Design geht, das sich am Menschen orientiert.“ Brand Eins 7/2013 „Design ist einer der wichtigsten Wettbewerbsvorteile. Dieses Buch macht Spaß zu lesen und ist von größter Bedeutung.” Tom Peters, Co-Autor von „Auf der Suche nach Spitzenleistungen“