In Fair Value Determination, Court Says SSVS Discourages Use of Post-Valuation-Date Data

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Biton v. Kreinis
2020 V. Cir. LEXIS 94
US
State Court
Virginia
Circuit Court (City of Norfolk)
Unknown (plaintiff); unknown (defendant)
Lannetti

Summary

In dispute over fair value of plaintiff’s shares, court agrees with parties’ experts on use of capitalization of earnings method to value company; court rejects defense expert’s use of QuickBooks data and post-valuation-date revenue as representative annual revenue; applies key-person discount.

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Biton v. Kreinis

In dispute over fair value of plaintiff’s shares, court agrees with parties’ experts on use of capitalization of earnings method to value company; court rejects defense expert’s use of QuickBooks data and post-valuation-date revenue as representative annual revenue; applies key-person discount.