Category Archives: Business Counsel Services

Mitigating the Risks of Misclassifying Employees as Independent Contractors

Dental practices, medical practices, real estate agencies, and several other industries routinely utilize independent contractors to staff their operations. Whether inadvertently or not, businesses commonly misclassify employees as independent contractors. The independent contractor relationship provides several key benefits to businesses, … Continue reading

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SettlePou Adds Five New Shareholders

  Katherine Killingsworth, Dan Tobin, Michael P. (“Mike”) Menton, Jeremy J. Overbey and James M. (“Jim”) Stanford were recently named as SettlePou shareholders.   The new shareholders represent growth across 4 of the firm’s 6 primary practice areas, including Commercial … Continue reading

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The Dilution of Texas Corporate Practice of Medicine

Until recently, Texas had one of the strongest corporate practices of medicine in the United States.  Basically, the corporate practice of medicine required that any entity providing clinical medical services in Texas had to be a professional entity wholly owned … Continue reading

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