DennisBeaverAttorney Dennis Beaver has practiced law for many years in Bakersfield, California. Read more about Dennis and his background here. Dennis is a syndicated newspaper columnist and writes a weekly column entitled “You and the Law”. There have been numerous requests over the years to make these articles available and we are happy to offer them here. They are also indexed for your convenience.

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Fire sale of a medical practice

September 26, 2015 • By Dennis Beaver

Picture yourself as a family practice physician, employing three doctors and a large support staff. For close to 40 years your life has been defined by medicine, your patients, family and church.

And then, you can’t recall dosages of commonly prescribed medications or the names of patients in your exam room. Publicly laughing it off as “Senior Moments,” after an examination by a neurologist friend, your fears are confirmed.

“These are early symptoms of Alzheimer’s. There is no choice but to quietly retire and sell your practice. You are a danger to your patients,” he tells you…click here to read more