In re 75,629 Shares of Common Stock of Trapp Family Lodge, Inc.

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In re 75,629 Shares of Common Stock of Trapp Family Lodge, Inc.
725 A.2d 927,1999 Vt. LEXIS 5
US
State Court
Vermont
Supreme Court
Arthur Haut, CPA (for Trapp Family Lodge)<br>Howard Gordon, CFA (for dissenters)
Amestoy, Dooley, Morse, Johnson and Skoglund

Summary

At issue is the admittance of expert testimony and the valuation of the corporation's stock.

See Also

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