Law and Ethics | Veterinary Economics

Law and Ethics

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 09, 2018
A new platform announced at WVC focuses on education and support for veterinarians' careers and well-being.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 07, 2018
Imagine you decide to leave your veterinary practice and your coworker wants to follow. If you aren’t careful, you could end up in court.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 05, 2018
An appearance before the state veterinary board brings up a larger issue: If a board’s composition doesn’t reflect the professionals it oversees, can it fairly pass judgment?
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FIRSTLINE: Feb 15, 2018
Could your veterinary practice’s gossip policy get you in hot water with the National Labor Relations Board? Maybe.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 31, 2018
Just like the transcontinental railroad transformed the American West, our profession is experiencing changes the likes of which it's never seen before.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 29, 2018
A veterinary practice owner's trust leads to an embarrassing and costly theft. Are you making the same mistake right now?
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 04, 2018
If you’re ever disciplined by your state veterinary board, don’t make your nightmare worse by neglecting your licenses in other states.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 01, 2018
It’s easy to forget to be thoughtful in the noise of this debate.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 29, 2017
To keep peace in a client’s home, can a veterinarian and veterinary team massage the truth about what really happened to a pet? Euthanasia, accidents and marijuana play big parts in this month’s ethical dilemma.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 23, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
Dr. Kelly Folse is currently incarcerated in connection with the incident.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 18, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
This veterinary client longs to provide care for her pets, but her financial circumstances have taken a turn for the worse. What would your advice to her be?
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 01, 2017
In the latest installment of "Old School, New School," we ask the question: Where's the line between appropriately righteous indignation about pet owners' choices and getting really judgy about those choices? Dr. Codger and Dr. Greenskin seem to differ. Where do you fall?
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Nov 20, 2017
Creating a working partnership with a generalist can open the door to a career path you may not have considered.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 30, 2017
New veterinary talent wants noncompete language that won’t be unfairly burdensome. Employers want noncompete language that will hold up in court. Could a laddered noncompete serve both interests?
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 17, 2017
Keeping pets’ pain and fear to a minimum is great—but it’s not enough for a good quality of life. Animals need an environment in which they can thrive and be happy. And veterinarians are obligated to help make this happen.