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Ten Mistakes Damages Experts Make in Lost Profits Valuation

Economic conditions are constantly changing. Sales and profit levels that a plaintiff  may have enjoyed in a strong economy, such as the years 2004-2007, may not be as relevant in a weak economy, such as  during the 18 month Great Recession that occurred starting in January 2008 and the weak recovery that followed. Taking sales levels from a boom period and projecting them into a very weak period may result in an exaggerated projection. Of course, each situation is different and brings with it its own special circumstances.