Law and Ethics | Veterinary Economics

Law and Ethics

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 01, 2003
Don't overlook disability and pension benefits; make sure you understand documents; legalese can short-circuit best intentions
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2003

The initial two articles in this series on associate employment contracts dealt primarily with legal details of the contract; contract periods, renewal provisions and other esoteric elements that are commonly ignored when a new associate is considering a job offer.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2003
Management of perianal fistula has been a challenge for pet owners and their veterinarian. Treatment has historically been surgical debridement combined with long courses of antibiotics.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2003

Pay close attention to deadlines, dates and expirations

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 01, 2003
There are a host of decisions and options facing newly graduating veterinary students as they work through their final year.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Nov 01, 2002
Veterinarians who are preparing to enter into partnerships are usually thinking one main thought, "We are going to make such great money and I can't wait to be able to share the workload."
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 01, 2002

Second in a three-part series

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 01, 2002
DVM Newsmagazine readers who have seen my articles in the past know that as an attorney and business counselor, I am very conservative in recommending veterinary partnerships.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 01, 2002

As we mentioned last month, the best way to protect assets that have accumulated over a lifetime has a great deal to do with the perceived threats.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 01, 2002
As seasoned veterinary practitioners, we pretty much come to expect the unexpected.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2002

Last time we reviewed a number of issues concerning situations where veterinarians and their local or state governments come into conflict.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 01, 2002
Knowing how to 'work' muni government reaps rewards
Sep 01, 2001

In the first two articles in this series on non-competition contracts, we saw the extent to which failing to be specific or failing to be cautious can work to the disadvantage of both parties to such an agreement.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 01, 2001
Last week I received a phone call from a veterinarian who had purchased a puppy and had a problem.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 01, 2001
Workers' compensation is not a particularly riveting topic. Financially, however, it is very significant to every veterinary practice, its staff members and, ultimately, to clients.