Legal

Allergan Files Lawsuit Against Valeant and Pershing Square

Allergan has filed a lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Central District of California against Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Pershing Square Capital Management and its...

Practice management encompasses many different areas and requires doctors to acquire many new skills—from contract negotiations with payers to streamlining accounts receivable processes to finding...

Traveling on Uncle Sam

Planning to attend an out-of-town conference? Let Uncle Sam help foot the bill. Principals, managers, and employees of every medical aesthetic practice can legitimately claim an income tax...

Safe Delivery

Your patients may think of the laser treatment rooms within your aesthetic practice as magical places that make wrinkles and redness disappear, unwanted tattoos and hair vanish and a more youthful...

Medical Ethics and Daily Deal Sites

The astounding, initial success of daily deal site Groupon spawned numerous competitors, including Amazon Local, Living Social and LocalZoo. These sites bring together consumers and businesses in...

The corporate practice of medicine (CPoM) doctrine prohibits a business entity from practicing medicine or employing a physician to provide professional medical services. Most states have CPoM...