Dental Blog

Insurance Coverage: Are You and Your Business Covered?

     The dental attorneys at Nardone Limited in Columbus, Ohio want to ensure that our clients have the appropriate mechanisms in place to protect themselves as dentists, and to also protect their dental practice entity. Often times, we see dentists and dental practices that do not have the necessary coverage in place to ensure […]

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Ohio State College of Dentistry Implements a New Program Addressing Need for Dentists in Underserved Communities

     The dental attorneys at Nardone Limited routinely advise dentists and dental practice owners located across the state of Ohio.  We have worked with dental clients who operate their practices in the wealthy Ohio suburbs, as well as the more poverty-ridden and Appalachian areas.  Some of our dentists have offices in highly-populated communities, while […]

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Unclaimed Funds – Dentists

Everyone, We recently posted a blog on our tax controversy blog regarding unclaimed funds.  Many of our dentists have been exposed in Ohio, over time, regarding the failure to follow through on their unclaimed funds obligations.  We would encourage you to review our blog on unclaimed funds in Ohio and consider how those rules may […]

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Study: Salary Transparency Among Bosses Increases Employee Productivity

     As part of the work we do with dental practices, the dental attorneys at Nardone Limited are always looking at ways to improve relationships between owning doctors and their employees.  We all recognize the value that our talent (i.e., our employees) brings to our offices daily.  What we also do, however, is struggle […]

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Dental Support Organizations: An Overview of DSO Functions and Various DSO Models

Dental Support Organization Functions      The dental attorneys at Nardone Limited routinely advise dentists on the best organizational structure for their particular dental practice organization. For some dentists, it makes sense to own or to contract with a dental support organization.  Dental support organizations (DSOs) have taken root in the United States in recent […]

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Determining the Most Beneficial Options for a Dental Practice Owner to Handle an Employment Dispute

           The dental attorneys at Nardone Limited in Columbus, Ohio want to ensure our clients execute the proper employment agreements, so the interests of their dental practices are protected. Specifically, we want to protect our dental practice clients from liability that arises from potential employment disputes. As part of managing a […]

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Practice Management for Dentists

     As all of our dental clients know, Nardone Limited encourages our clients to be heavily involved in practice management.  We absolutely see one too many dentists that are very good clinicians, however, they struggle in terms of overall practice management.  The struggling may be caused by a limitation in the dentist’s expertise on […]

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The Declining Popularity of SBA Loans for Dentists

           If you are considering purchasing a dental practice, Nardone Limited’s team of experienced dental practice attorneys can help guide you through the many decisions you face in making this purchase, including the various methods of financing the purchase. One particular method of financing dental practice purchases that has declined in […]

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Partnership Agreements: Options for Doctor Compensation and Share of Net Profit

           The dental attorneys at Nardone Limited in Columbus, Ohio often assist dental clients with partnership formations. As discussed broadly in our previous article entitled Laying the Legal Foundation for a Successful Dental Practice Partnership, two of the most important legal documents to have in place when forming a dental practice […]

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Buy-Sell Agreements: Alleviating the Financial Burden Caused by a Required Buy-Out or Redemption of a Partner’s Ownership Interest

           The dental attorneys at Nardone Limited in Columbus, Ohio routinely prepare buy-sell agreements for our dental clients. It is important for partners in a dental practice to properly plan for the transition of their dental practice upon the occurrence of unforeseen life events—such as death, divorce, disability, bankruptcy, etc.—and also […]

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