Articles by Christopher J. Allen, DVM, JD - dvm360
Articles by Christopher J. Allen, DVM, JD

A solid exit plan can soothe veterinary practice burnout

Jul 1, 2012

When you feel like you're constantly trudging through your day, a change in careers might be a refreshing solution. But if you decide to get out of veterinary practice ownership and sell – be prepared.

Not all noncompete agreements are created equal

Jun 1, 2012

Neither new graduates nor boarded specialists should suffer with boilerplate contract language.

Don't get fenced in by unfair veterinary noncompetition terms

May 1, 2012

When veterinarians' caseloads are reduced, noncompete agreements can impose crippling restrictions.

3 perils of associate veterinarian contracts

Apr 1, 2012

These three stumbling blocks must be fully understood before veterinary practice owner and associate sign on

Busted: 3 pernicious insurance myths

Mar 1, 2012

I love to watch TV, but I'm starting to get tired of the distractions.

When practice business entities go wild

Feb 1, 2012

Keep business paperwork on a short leash, or you may find your LLC or corporation is out of your control

Sentimental value coming to a court near you

Jan 1, 2012

As I write this, litigation is taking place in Texas that brings the issue of damages from "Pain and suffering" back to the front burner of animal law.

Cut corners on your veterinary practice payroll tax—at your peril

Dec 1, 2011

Uncle Sam is stepping up efforts to investigate payroll-tax fraud. Don't let your veterinary practice get tangled up in a mess.

Understand the "new normal" in veterinary-client privacy

Nov 1, 2011

Be informed and protect your veterinary practice from a bevy of legal headaches

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