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Disaster at Kraft: What Purchase Price Allocations and Goodwill Impairment Can Teach Us about M&A Gone Wrong

On February 22, 2019, investors woke up to a shocking 27% decline at the opening bell of the stock... more
March 11, 2019
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2016 Trends from PitchBook’s VC Valuations Report

PitchBook just released its 2016 VC Valuations Report, which summarizes the Venture Capital (VC)... more
March 31, 2017
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Impairment Considerations for COVID-19

Goodwill and Intangible Asset Impairment Considerations During the COVID-19 Pandemic As we noted... more
April 24, 2020
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IRS Targets Valuation Discounts in Proposed Regulations

The Treasury Department is proposing to significantly curb the use of certain adjustments (i.e.,... more
August 31, 2016
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Cash Management in the Time of COVID-19

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, many businesses are facing a sudden cash crunch. With the broad... more
March 27, 2020
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Venture Capital Investments Continue Upward Trend in Mid-Atlantic Region

In 2017, the level of venture capital (VC) activity in the U.S. rose, with $85.4 billion being... more
May 16, 2018
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Goodwill Impairment Analysis Simplified with Removal of Step 2 Requirement

The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) has amended the Accounting Standards Codification... more
February 10, 2017
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How Will the COVID-19 Crisis Affect the Value of Your Business?

We’ve all witnessed the recent share price volatility in public equities. While there may be some... more
March 31, 2020