Calculating Economic Damages in Wrongful Termination and Class Action Cases

1.0 CLE

Course Description

During this presentation, Ms. Ostrofe discussed:

• Wrongful Termination Damages

• Determining The Period of Loss

• Expected Period of Unemployment

• Determining Lost Earning Rate

• Determining Future Earning Rate

• Mitigation Earing Capacity

• Discounting To Present Value Wages

• Discounting Future Lost Wages to Present Value

• Discovery

• Opposing Experts

• Consequential Damage

• Class Action Cases

Meet Your Speaker

Nora Ostrofe has served as a forensic economist for the past 17 years. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in economics from UCLA, an MBA from St. Mary’s College, and a certificate in accounting with distinction from U.C. Berkeley.

Course Information

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Continuing Legal Education Credit (CLE)

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