Dental Practice Mergers, Acquisitions, Divestitures and Affiliations
Conducting Due Diligence, Meeting Regulatory Compliance Requirements, Overcoming Integration Challenges
Recording of a 90-minute CLE webinar with Q&A
This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel representing dental practices, dental services organizations and investors for evaluating the various transaction structures for buying or selling a practice, conducting due diligence, and meeting regulatory compliance requirements. The panel will also offer best practices for executing dental practice transactions.
- Market conditions and dental practice transaction structures
- Due diligence issues
- Corporate practice of dentistry and fee-splitting
- Noncompete agreement enforceability
- Regulatory compliance challenges
- Stark/Anti-Kickback Statute
- Changes in state legislation and regulation
- Integration challenges
- Best practices
The panel will review these and other important issues:
- What are the regulatory compliance requirements and key diligence considerations in dental practice transactions?
- What impacts the fair market value of a dental practice?
- What best practices should counsel employ when assessing which structure should be used in a dental practice transaction?
Holly Carnell, Esq.
Ms. Carnell focuses on corporate healthcare transactional work and regulatory matters. She primarily counsels... | Read More
Ms. Carnell focuses on corporate healthcare transactional work and regulatory matters. She primarily counsels healthcare clients on a variety of matters, including structuring transactions, affiliation agreements and compliance matters. She counsels clients on general corporate matters, anti-kickback and Stark issues, self-referral, corporate practice of medicine and fee-splitting prohibitions, and licensure requirements. She also assists clients with revising and developing compliance plans and implementing compliance programs.Close
Timothy J. Fry, Esq.
Mr. Fry’s practice concentrates on the healthcare industry, representing healthcare providers in mergers,... | Read More
Mr. Fry’s practice concentrates on the healthcare industry, representing healthcare providers in mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, divestitures, corporate governance and regulatory matters. He regularly advises clients on compliance and regulatory issues, including the federal Anti-Kickback and Stark laws, Medicare policy, state fraud and abuse laws, and state licensure and certificate of need rules. His clients include physician groups, hospitals, dialysis centers and ambulatory surgery centers.Close
Barton C. Walker
Mr. Walker concentrates on mergers, acquisitions, and healthcare regulatory compliance. He advises healthcare providers... | Read More
Mr. Walker concentrates on mergers, acquisitions, and healthcare regulatory compliance. He advises healthcare providers as well as equity sponsors and lenders to the healthcare industry. He works with hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, diagnostic laboratories, large physician group practices, end-stage renal disease facilities, and home health and DME companies on regulatory and transactional matters. He has also represented lenders, borrowers and equity sponsors in various healthcare-related financing and acquisition transactions.Close