Understanding Physician Lease Agreements

By: Mathew J. Levy, Esq. & Stacey Lipitz Marder, Esq.Email the Author Overview: When evaluating a medical practice, the lease is often considered one of the most important assets as location is crucial to the success of a practice, and the lease is often one of the largest expenses.  While a favorable lease can certainly […]

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Understanding General Business Employee Manuals

By: Mathew J. Levy, Esq. & Stacey Lipitz Marder, Esq. Email the Author Overview: Employees often play a critical role in the success of a business.  Although employees can often be an asset, they can also often be a liability.  As the owner of your business, you are ultimately responsible for the actions of your employees.  […]

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Understanding Partnerships, Limited Liability Companies & Corporations

By: Mathew J. Levy, Esq.Email the Author Opening a practice or embarking upon a new business venture can be an exciting and anxiety provoking experience.  Often professionals spend too little time considering what business structure would maximize their profit and minimize their exposure to liability.  Partnerships, limited liability companies and corporations are three of the […]

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Understanding Asset Protection and Family Limited Partnerships

By: Mathew J. Levy, Esq. The assets of physicians have always been at risk to predators and this disastrous trend has recently been confirmed.  In a recent survey, 600 practicing physicians and surgeons nationwide were queried on their asset protection practices.  The survey found that approximately twenty percent of the nation’s physicians have either lost […]

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Understanding Estate Planning and Wills

By: Mathew J. Levy, Esq. Email the Author 了解遗产规划和遗嘱 It is not an understatement to suggest that every adult needs to have a will.  Without one, the law decides what happens to a person’s property on death and, often, the government may take a larger share for itself in the form of estate taxes.  Unless a […]

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