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Practice Areas

Health Care

Dawda Mann’s team of health care legal professionals works with some of the most prominent physicians, medical practices and health care organizations throughout Southeast Michigan to provide sound legal guidance in all areas of health care law, including:

Regulatory

  • Compliance with state anti-kickback laws
  • Stark law compliance and other federal anti-kickback statutes
  • Agreements with billing providers
  • Record retention
  • Informed consent
  • Hospital provider relations
  • Managed care contracts
  • Employee benefits compliance
  • Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement issues
  • Peer review
  • Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) compliance and other privacy issues

Employment

  • General labor and employment matters
  • Employment agreements with both equity holder and employed physicians
  • Independent contractor agreements with medical professionals
  • Compensation agreements between practice group equity holders
  • Physician recruitment agreements between physicians and hospital organizations
  • Personnel manuals
  • Employee benefits

Corporate

  • Formation of practice groups and choice of entity issues related to formation
  • Acting as general corporate counsel
  • Resolving disputes among members
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Sales and purchases of medical practices
  • Joint venture agreements between medical providers and physicians
  • Contract documentation between practice groups and hospitals
  • Corporate governance documents, including bylaws, operating agreements, shareholder agreements and buy-sell agreements
  • Protecting and licensing trademarks, software and other intellectual property

Real Estate

  • Real estate purchase and sale agreements
  • Medical facility lease agreements
  • Negotiations of transactional documents
  • Financing arrangements

Tax

  • Individual tax planning for the medical professional
  • Tax planning for the medical entity
  • General succession tax planning
  • Assistance with federal and state tax audits

Litigation

  • Monitoring of insurance defense counsel in connection with medical malpractice cases
  • Resolution of disputes with insurance carriers