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Avoiding Legal Minefields in Dental Practice: A Seminar for New, Practicing and Retiring Dentists

Legal minefields dentistry

October 26, 2013
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, San Francisco

Event Category: Continuing Education

As a dentist, regardless of where you are in your career, it is vital to not only be educated on dentistry but also to create a plan for strategic business operations. This includes everything from employee management and contracts to marketing, technology and retirement.  Having this plan is the key to creating a strong foundation and starting with a competitive edge in the market. With each decision, the legal ramifications that could result must be considered to prevent penalties and ensure a flourishing practice is created.  During this course, Ali Oromchian, Esq., will demonstrate strategic steps that allow you to establish a strong dental practice, continue thriving in an economy full of risks or retire confidently with minimal risk and complete peace of mind.

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You Will Learn

  • Tricks and tips for hiring the right associate and co-ownership strategies
  • Contract negotiation strategies for practice start-up/acquisition and when selling
  • To incorporate or not to incorporate
  • Key tactics to ensure your employee files are current
  • Top 10 HR and legal minefields to avoid when you are in practice and when you are ready to sell
  • How to legally use social media for recruitment and management of team members
  • Importance of the employee manual and key policies to include
  • Technology versus cost: automated HR and employee management solutions

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for new, practicing and retiring dentists, and human resource managers in dental practices.

Tuition: $295 Dentists; $215 Human Resource Managers
Program: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Check-in: 8:30 am
Credits: This activity is designated for 6 units of continuing education credit

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Ali Oromchian, Esq., is regarded as one of the nation’s leading legal authorities on topics relevant to dentists. He is a frequent speaker on topics such as employment law, negotiations strategies, contract and estate planning throughout North America. Using humor, real world examples and his business experience, he communicates legal concepts with a unique, conversational style that is neither tedious nor too “lawyerly.”

University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry is an ADA CERP recognized provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry designates this activity for 12 continuing education credits.

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