Dental Newsbrief: First edition now available

Welcome to the first edition of Hempsons Solicitors’ Dental Newsbrief, a round-up of some of the hot legal topics in the dental sector.

When you decide to sell your dental practice, you need to prepare in advance and make sure that you are fully geared up for the Sale. Puja Solanki and Neha Shah share some of the top tips you need to consider when preparing to sell your practice.

Michael Dulhanty sets out a list of key points which should be addressed and agreed with a landlord at Heads of Terms stage when entering into a lease of premises.

Faisal Dhalla looks at the CQC registration process in the sale and purchase of a dental practice and highlights the important areas you need to consider.

Having the right IT systems in place at your practice can bring enormous benefits and purchasing a new software package can transform the way your practice collects, stores and uses data, carries out tasks and processes workflows. But are you purchasing the system on the right terms? Gill Hall looks at what issues must be addressed.

As dental specialist lawyers, we often advise dentists who wish to appeal against a decision by NHS England regarding inclusion on its National Dental Performers list. Tania Francis explains the process involved.

Finally, we discuss why a written associate agreement is so essential to have in place for dental practice owners and associates alike.

We hope you will find something of interest in this Newsbrief. If you want more information or to follow something up, please get in touch.

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Full articles:

Tips when selling your practice; A quick ‘Heads up’; Getting to grips with CQC registration; IT is no longer a luxury; Performers List Appeals; The Importance of Written Associate Agreements.