Case Considers Control Premiums, DCF Discount Rates, and More

Business Valuation UpdateVol. 14 No. 11
Legal and Court Case Update
November 2008
1021 Copper Ores
212230 Copper, Nickel, Lead, and Zinc Mining
control premium

ASARCO v. Americas Mining Corp. (I)
2008 WL 4009927(S.D. Tex.)
August 30, 2008
Federal Court
United States District Court
Navigant (plaintiff/debtor); Craig Pirrong (defendant)


By 2003, a century-old mining company had entered “the zone of insolvency,” according to its valuation and legal advisors.

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