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Business Valuation

South Carolina Lawyer magazine has published three articles co-authored by George on business valuation issues. The articles describe important valuation nuances that arise in marital dissolution, shareholder oppression, and dissenter's rights cases in South Carolina. Co-authors have included:
Attorney Frederick A. Crawford of Richardson of Plowden & Robinson PA™
Attorney John O. McDougall of McDougell & Self
LLP of Columbia, SC, Attorney Thornwell F. Sowell of Sowell, Gray, Stepp & Laffitte, LLC, of Columbia, SC


Financial Statements

Lost Profits

George has authored hand-out materials and spoken on calculating lost profits (in particular, proving incremental costs and lost revenues) at a joint Litigation Conference sponsored by the South Carolina Bar and South Carolina Association of CPAs. He has participated on a panel discussion of this topic with the late Attorney A. Camden Lewis, of Lewis, Babcock & Griffin, LLP.

Insolvency

South Carolina Lawyer magazine has published an article written by George and Attorney/Chapter 7 Trustee, Robert F. Anderson of Anderson & Associates, PA of Columbia, South Carolina. This article addresses tax elections available to individuals filing for bankruptcy protection.


Accounting Ethics & Malpractice

George has authored hand-out materials and spoken on accounting ethics at joint litigation conferences sponsored by the South Carolina Bar and South Carolina Association of CPAs. He has participated in panel discussions on this topic with such esteemed attorneys as:
Distinguished Professor Emeritus John P. Freeman of the University of South Carolina School of Law
Thornwell F. Sowell of Sowell, Gray, Stepp & Laffitte, LLC, of Columbia, SC
A. Camden Lewis of Lewis, Babcock & Griffin, LLP
Honorable L. Henry McKellar of Collins & Lacy, PC

George has authored the column “Ethically Speaking” for the CPA Report, a quarterly publication of the South Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants.