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2020

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October 20, 2020

Risk Assessment and Mitigation Approach for Falls Prevention and Ageing In Place Concepts

Coauthored by Cheryl Ben-David Over the last decade, multiple national health organizations and philanthropic organizations have addressed the…

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October 8, 2020

Art Not Science: Accounting for Transactions Under Regulatory Scrutiny

Internal financial investigations can lead to the identification of accounting transactions that may prompt a correction, restatement, or reclassification. Jean-Michel Ferat and Kim Kolar discuss practical recommendations for tracking, recording, and documenting the remediation of current transactions under investigation.

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October 1, 2020

Considerations for the Use of Digital Forensics and Related Expert Services in Intellectual Property and Trade Secret Matters

When and how a forensic expert is engaged can make or break a case. Making sure you get…

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September 14, 2020

Is Your Business Resilient Enough? Lessons Learned from 2020 So Far

What can a company’s leaders do now to plan and make lasting improvements to the resilience of their operations? We examine key lessons learned in 2020 and consider how we may prepare for future risk.

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September 10, 2020

Fairness Opinions and Private Equity Transactions

Financial sponsors, including private equity, venture capital, and hedge funds encounter situations where the financial fairness of a…

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September 8, 2020

Data Study: Purchase Price Allocations of Software Companies

Ankura is pleased to present the findings of our analysis of the allocation of the purchase price for transactions involving software and IT services companies during 2019 by U.S.-based acquirers.

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September 3, 2020

Virtual Arbitration Roundtable Discussion and Tips

The coronavirus pandemic has resulted in an increase in virtual arbitration participation for expert witnesses. This abrupt shift…

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September 3, 2020

Image Analytics for Legal Document Review

Attorneys can harness powerful technology advances in image analytics to organize, manage, sort, and find relevant image and…

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September 3, 2020

Virtual Testimony: Brave New World for Expert Witnesses

Serving as an expert witness for more than 20 years, I thought I was prepared for anything. Then…

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September 3, 2020

An Expert Witness Perspective on the Sedona Principles Concerning Electronic Discovery

By J. Kimon Yiasemides This article was originally published in the Spring 2020 edition of “Under Construction” by…

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