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

Letter of the Law: 4 ways to provide transparency in the veterinary workplace

Oct 1, 2012

Veterinary employers would benefit from adopting the sunshiny practices of labor unions and government.

Letter of the Law: Once bitten, twice shy – the best way for your veterinary clinic to handle pet restraint

Sep 1, 2012

Use these five legal guidelines at your veterinary practice in the daily effort to prevent a lawsuit while simultaneously protecting your staff and your wallet.

Don't call veterinary employees nurses

Aug 1, 2012

At least until you've familiarized yourself with your state veterinary practice acts. You're responsible for knowing and following the laws that regulate other health professions – not just veterinary clinics.

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

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