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VIRTUAL CONFERENCE

National Economic Damages Virtual Conference

National Economic Damages

May 26-27, 2021

Speakers:
Rick Bero
, Founder and Managing Director at The BERO Group
and Autumn Nero, Partner at Perkins Coie

Date: Wednesday, May 26, 2021
Time: Noon-1:00 pm (CT). [10:00am - 11:00am (PT) / 1:00pm-2:00pm (ET)]

BVR is pleased to announce the National Economic Damages Virtual Conference on May 26-27, 2021. Earn up to 7 CPE/CLE credits at this event that brings together the pre-eminent attorneys and expert witnesses that prepare and litigate damages cases.

Drawing directly from the expertise of six editions of The Comprehensive Guide to Economic Damages, BVR is excited to gather the authoritative voices behind the renowned publication. View the agenda, register, and save the date – this virtual event is the one program you won’t want anyone at your firm to miss!

FREE WEBINAR
Speaker:
Jim McGovern
, Senior Director at The BERO Group

Date: Wednesday, June 2, 2021
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. (CT)

CLE Credits:
1.0 CLE Credit
• Illinois
• Wisconsin
• Minnesota (approval pending)

In this webinar, Jim McGovern will discuss the types of damages incurred by contractors when construction projects are delayed and or disrupted and various methodologies for measuring such damages. Particular focus will be given to methodologies for calculating lost labor productivity as well as extended and unabsorbed home office overhead.

CLE credit has been approved for Illinois, and is currently pending for Wisconsin and Minnesota. Other states may also award CLE Credit upon attendee request. There is no fee to attend, but please note registration is required. To reserve your place, please register in advance.
Registration Closes: 6/02/2021 11:45 a.m. (CT)


PREVIOUS WEBINARS

The Litigator’s Damages Blueprint: The Pragmatic Solution
— A 5 Step Guide to Pragmatic Damages for Commercial Litigators

FREE WEBINAR
Speaker:
Rick Bero
, Managing Director at The BERO Group

Date: April 21, 2021
Time: 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m. (CT)

CLE Credits:
1.0 CLE Credit
• California
• Illinois
• Minnesota
• Wisconsin

“The Litigator’s Damages Blueprint: The Pragmatic Solution”  is a presentation by Rick Bero, managing director of The BERO Group. Rick is a CPA and CVA and has testified as a damages, financial and valuation expert more than 150 times. Rick will work through the concepts and process in his book, The Litigator’s Damages Blueprint: The Pragmatic Solution.

Whether you are representing a plaintiff or defendant, The Litigators Damages Blueprint provides guidance to build a successful damages case. Rick will provide an overview of the five damages phases and walk you through the process outlined in the book. He will also identify concepts and tools within those phases to help you stay on track to develop and present a strong damages case.


Effective Lost Profits Calculations

FREE WEBINAR
Speaker:
Jim McGovern
, Senior Director at The BERO Group

Date: March 4, 2021
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. (CST)

CLE Credits:
1.0 CLE Credit
• Illinois
• Wisconsin
• Minnesota

Lost profits are one of the most difficult types of damages to properly address in disputes. Jim McGovern provides attendees with an overall framework and overview of lost profit damages. He gives you further detail on properly calculating lost profit damages, some evidence and documentation considerations and specific issues regarding the cost of capital and discount rates.