Understanding Physician Employment Contracts

By Mathew J. Levy, Esq. Unfortunately, yet understandably, most physicians are reluctant to read all of the provisions in their employment contracts in the belief that they face a “take it or leave it” quandary. However, physicians often do not realize that while there are provisions in such contracts that are standard in the industry, […]

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FFCRA Exemptions Successfully Challenged

By Carla Hogan, Esq. Email Carla In early April, we summarized the federal paid leave law under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (“FFCRA”) and the U.S. Department of Labor Wage and Hour Division’s (“DOL”) issuance of temporary regulations implementing the FFCRA (“Temporary Rule”).  Subsequently, New York filed an action against the DOL seeking to circumscribe certain exemptions.  On August 3, 2020, a […]

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Licensure & Liability Concerns for Physicians, Other Healthcare Professionals, Medical Residents, and Students During the Ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic

By Jessica Woodrow, Esq.Email the Author As the COVID-19 pandemic continues and New Yorkers adjust to mandatory social distancing measures, many healthcare providers across the state have expressed concerns about licensure, both generally and about scope of practice and liability issues in particular. In response to the ongoing emergency, Governor Cuomo has signed a series […]

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We Remain Committed and Available

Starting today we are implementing a remote-work environment, with only a handful of people in our physical office on an as-needed basis (subject to rapidly evolving governmental orders.) Our substantial investment in technology allows us to accomplish this transition with as little disruption to our operations as possible. Email and telephone service remain the same. […]

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Mathew J. Levy, Esq. Presentation: The Pediatric Chief Residents’ Career & Leadership Curriculum

On March 4, 2020, Mathew J. Levy, Esq. will be speaking with Pediatric Chief Residents regarding their first-year employment agreement and he will also be providing practical legal advice to those who will be going into their first job out of residency. Location: The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore Medical Center (3415 Bainbridge Avenue, The Bronx, NY 10467).

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