Florida Dental Convention

FDC2021 Session Directory

Signing Day – What You Need to Look for in Employment Agreements

Course Code: C65
Speaker: Ms. Deborah Minnis, JD
CE Hours: 2.00
Start: Friday, June 25, 2021, 3:15 PM
End: Friday, June 25, 2021, 5:15 PM
Audience: Dentists, Dental Student


Do you know what you are signing? Whether it’s an associate or partnership contract, buy/sell agreement, loan, real estate transaction or buying dental equipment, dentists need legal advisement before signing on the dotted line. Knowing what to look for and what to avoid will save time, stress and money in the long run. In this lecture, attendees will be given tools to understand what to look for in contracts and the purpose for the contract provisions. Ms. Minnis will explain how the contract provisions may affect dentists and who to turn to for help.

Learning objectives:

Participants will be able to:

  • understand what to look for in a contract.
  • understand the purpose of contract provisions.
  • evaluate how contract provisions may effect them and their dental practice.
  • identify who to turn to for help and guidance, if needed.

Full Sponsor(s):

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Speaker: Ms. Deborah Minnis, JD, Ausley McMullen

About the speaker: Juris doctorate, Florida State University (FSU); past assistant attorney general, State of Florida; past adjunct professor, FSU; shareholder specializing in labor and employment law, Ausley McMullen.

Disclosure: I or members of my immediate family have a financial relationship with Ausley McMullen. that may be relevant to this presentation.

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