Transfer Pricing: Avoiding Financial Risks and Dealing with Tax Consequences

Broadcast Date: Monday, December 16, 2013 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)
Nihan Mert-Beydilli
George Korenko
Michelle Johnson
Darrel H. Pearson
Claire M.C. Kennedy


About NERA Economic Consulting

NERA Economic Consulting ( is a global firm of experts dedicated to applying economic, finance, and quantitative principles to complex business and legal challenges. For over half a century, NERA's economists have been creating strategies, studies, reports, expert testimony, and policy recommendations for government authorities and the world's leading law firms and corporations. We bring academic rigor, objectivity, and real world industry experience to bear on issues arising from competition, regulation, public policy, strategy, finance, and litigation.

NERA's clients value our ability to apply and communicate state-of-the-art approaches clearly and convincingly, our commitment to deliver unbiased findings, and our reputation for quality and independence. Our clients rely on the integrity and skills of our unparalleled team of economists and other experts backed by the resources and reliability of one of the world's largest economic consultancies. With its main office in New York City, NERA serves clients from more than 25 offices across North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific.

About Edgeworth Economics

Edgeworth Economics is a boutique economic consulting firm that provides economic, financial and quantitative analysis for legal disputes and business matters. Our clients include world-class law firms, Fortune 500 companies and government agencies, and we have worked on behalf of Samsung, Google, Bloomberg, and the NFL Players Association. Our expert team of economists, statisticians, and business and human resources professionals offers our U.S. and international clients a diverse background to provide innovative and thoughtful results. At Edgeworth, we know superior analysis must be explainable in a simple, straightforward manner. We take pride in our ability to teach clients, judges, and juries about our research – we work to make the complex simple. And, as a boutique firm, Edgeworth prides itself on being able to offer clients a business relationship attuned to their needs, making our work together an exceptional experience.


About Duff & Phelps

As a leading global financial advisory and investment banking firm, Duff & Phelps leverages analytical skills, market expertise and independence to help clients make sound decisions. The firm advises clients in the areas of valuation, M&A and transactions, restructuring, alternative assets, disputes, and taxation – with more than 1,000 employees serving clients from offices in North America, Europe and Asia. 

Investment banking services in the United States are provided by Duff & Phelps Securities, LLC; Pagemill Partners; and GCP Securities, LLC. Member FINRA/SIPC. Transaction opinions are provided by Duff & Phelps, LLC. M&A advisory and capital raising services in the United Kingdom and Germany are provided by Duff & Phelps Securities Ltd., which is authorized and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. 

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About Bennett Jones LLP

Bennett Jones LLP is an internationally recognized Canadian law firm, and home to more than 380 lawyers and business advisors in nine offices – Calgary, Toronto, Edmonton, Ottawa, Abu Dhabi, Doha, Dubai and representative offices in Washington, DC, and Beijing. Their professional practice encompasses virtually every sector of business, industry and government. 

Their Transfer Pricing practice provides a unified approach to tax and customs transfer pricing for enterprises transferring goods, services and/or intellectual property across borders. Working collaboratively with economists and other transfer pricing consultants, Bennett Jones lawyers seek to maximize transfer pricing benefits for their clients while mitigating risk. Where transfer pricing inquiries or disputes arise, their Transfer Pricing team offers experienced, effective counsel to defend their clients' interests.