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Litigation Services Handbook: The Role of the Financial Expert, 5th Edition by David P. Hoffman, Daniel G. Lentz, Roman L. Weil

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Index

Absolute value models

Accelerated reentry damages

Acceleration, construction contracts

Account analysis method, for incremental costs

Accountant liability

blame of auditors

breach of contract

Federal Securities laws

fraud

generally

negligence

plaintiff's liability claims against accountants

regulatory proceedings

role of financial expert in accountants' liability litigation

Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002

strategies of defendant auditor

Treadway Commission

types of accounting services

See also Expert opinions; Financial experts

Accounting allocations, inaccuracies from

Accounting Principles Board

Accounting qualifications, required of financial experts

Accounting Standards Codification (ASC)

Account of profits, developing damages theories and models

Acquired before/during marriage (family law)

Acquisition, development, and construction (ADC)

Actual cause

Adequacy requirement, for class certification

Adjusted present value (APV) method

Administrative Procedures Act

Admissibility

of expert testimony

sampling and

Admissions (discovery)

Adverse treatment

Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA)

Age issues, employment litigation and

Agency Board of Contract Appeals

Aggregate damages to class, estimating

“Aiding and abetting” provision, tax fraud

Allowable cost

Alter ego issues

bankruptcy

defined

indicia of

limited liability entities (LLC and S corporations)

role of financial expert in analysis of

typical scenarios

Alternative dispute resolution (ADR)

defined

domestic

expert witnesses ...

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