What’s In A Name? For Luxury Brand Valuations, Everything

In the high-end luxury market, where virtually all of an enterprise’s value derives from its brand or brand portfolio, the ability to accurately assess its value – to quantify and render tangible the intangible – is especially critical.

The Value of Valuation Research Group

Our experience includes foreign and multinational acquisitions of all sizes in nearly every industry.

Relying on Solvency Opinions: Considerations for Company Boards

Company boards often seek third-party solvency opinions in connection with leveraged transactions to assist them in fulfilling their board duties.

Accounting and Valuation Conference Tackles Critical Issues for Credit Funds

Ahead of an uncertain 2018, senior VRC professionals provided their insights regarding trends in accounting, valuation, taxes and other industry practices.

Image Rights: Valuable Intellectual Property

The cult of celebrity and “Image Rights” receive a lot of publicity – and consequently the attention of tax authorities.

Podcast: Valuation Challenges in Accounting for M&A

Companies will need to take more ownership of their valuations.

The Only Legal Requirement for Fairness Opinions

California Corporations Code Section 1203 requires an affirmative fairness opinion to provide target shareholders with greater protection in takeover transactions.

Section 2000: Alternatives to Private Company Dissolution

Those seeking dissolution under California Corporations Code Section 2000 need to understand the role of appraisers as well as the ramifications of the standard and premise of value.

Keys to Avoiding Failed M&A Deals

50 percent of M&A deals fail. How can a board avoid deal failure before an acquisition?

Goodwill Hunting: Elimination of Step 2 & the Implications for Public Companies

The FASB has sought to simplify the accounting for goodwill impairment for several years.