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Clearly Present Complex Financial Evidence To Judges/Juries
Date: 09/30/2015
Location: The Chicago Bar Association, 321 South Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL 60604
Presented by: Continuing Legal Education
Experience Level: Intermediate
MCLE Credit: As of 09/29/2017, this program is no longer eligible for MCLE Credit.
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Financial issues are often confusing to the triers of fact Balance sheets, income statements, projections, QuickBooks, tax returns and other financial reports easily cause the jurors' eyes to glaze over and may not be effective to aid in their understanding of the evidence. Complicated financial jargon, including EBITDA, FIFO, LIFO, LIBOR, COGS, or the many other financial terms add to the confusion. In this presentation, we will explain how counsel can work with financial experts in the presentation of complex concepts in a manner that can best facilitate the judge's and jury's understanding of the key financial issues in a lawsuit.

Highly courtroom seasoned, our expert presenters will offer sound, useful and practical advice.

Michael G. Kaplan, CPA/ABV/CFF, CVA, MAFF
Carlton R. Marcyan, JD, CPA, CFP, CDFA

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