Delaware Critiques Conventional BV Models for Valuing an Emerging, Short-Lived Niche Company But Goes With DCF

Business Valuation UpdateVol. 10 No. 11
Legal and Court Case Update
November 2004
shareholder dissent/oppression

Lane v. Cancer Treatment Centers of America, Inc.
No. 12207 (Del. Chan. 2004)
July 30, 2004
State Court
Court of Chancery
Thomas P. White
Richard S. Baehr <br> Robert J. Cimasi, ASA <br>


The issue in this appraisal action, filed by Robert Michael Lane, was the fair value of the common stock of Cancer Treatment Centers of America Inc. (CTCA or the Company).

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Lane v. Cancer Treatment Centers of America, Inc.

The Delaware Court of Chancery determined the fair value of a closely held, subchapter S corporation’s stock. The primary reason for the great differences in value determined by the opposing experts in this case resulted from the assumptions regarding the ...