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Having gone through a badly planned merger of practices, the author draws lessons from the experience for the benefit of others contemplating mergers.
This article weighs the options of various corporate structures (e.g., C corporations, S corporations, LLCs, partnerships) for forming physician practices and describes their strengths and weaknesses.
The author, whose IPA recently settled its antitrust lawsuit with the Federal Trade Commission, relays his advice to family physicians.
This article helps physicians understand how they can avoid antitrust problems when merging into larger groups.