Husband Ordered to Pay Wife’s Business Valuation Fees

In the recent unpublished Virginia case of Hugh v. Hugh (Va. App. 2014), the Virginia Court of Appeals upheld the trial courts order that the Husband pay the Wife’s business valuation expert’s fee of $25,000.   The trial court noted that husband stonewalled the Wife’s...

Estate is the Winner over Valuation of Personal Goodwill

What do these amounts have in common: $0, $4.3 million, $9.3 million, $26 million, and $92.2 million? Amazingly, they are all valuation estimates of the same company at the same point in time. And the cause of these wild swings in value? The estimate of personal...