Valuation based on expert testimony rather than purchase price and loan application values upheld

Business Valuation UpdateVol. 10 No. 6
Legal and Court Case Update
June 2004
5941 Sporting Goods Stores and Bicycle Shops
451110 Sporting Goods Stores
marital dissolution/divorce
marital dissolution

Dobbins v. Dobbins
2004 Ark. App. LEXIS 67
January 21, 2004
State Court
Court of Appeals
Kimberly O'Dell, CPA, CVA (for husband); Richard Beauchamp, CPA (for husband)


One issue in this marital dissolution was the valuation of stock in two closely held companies.

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Dobbins v. Dobbins

Wife contends that value of stock in outdoor equipment store should be based on a previous sale of same stock, not on valuation. On appeal, stock is valued according to the valuation.