Valuation including goodwill upheld in logging business

Business Valuation UpdateVol. 8 No. 1
Legal and Court Case Update
January 2002
2411 Logging
113310 Logging
marital dissolution/divorce
net asset value, marital dissolution

In re of the Marriage of Weakley
P.3d 1045, 2001 Ore. App. LEXIS 1597
October 31, 2001
State Court
Court of Appeals
H. Charles Chappell, CPA, CVA (for wife); Richard G. Mitchell, CPA (for husband)


In this marital dissolution, the husband appealed the property division of the circuit court on the grounds of valuation errors.

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In re of the Marriage of Weakley

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