As they say in Game of Thrones, “Winter is Coming.” It’s a grim statement that reminds everyone that ahead is nothing but snow and ice. When you’re preparing to launch your dietary supplement [...]
Many of our dietary supplement companies come to us with various mistaken assumptions with respect to labeling their dietary supplement products. Let’s talk about 5 key dietary supplement [...]
5 Ways Cosmetic Product Companies Can Comply with FDA Labeling Requirements & Help Avoid FDA Enforcement.
Cosmetic products do not require Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval unless they have color additives or unless the qualify as a drug, medical device, or dietary supplements. There are [...]
Should physicians, chiropractors, and other healthcare practitioners worry when they offer coupons for discounts to patients?
Naturally, like any other business model, augmenting one’s clientele may be a priority for medical and other healthcare practitioners. Is it legal to offer coupons and discounts?
Physicians regularly work with businesses who want the doctors to use their products. To encourage physicians to choose their practice over competitor practices, vendors often offer incentives. [...]
An Overview of Legal, Ethical, and Compliance Issues Governing Physician Relationships Doctors Should Know
Doctors need to understand the laws and regulations that apply to the way they bill for services, work with insurance companies, submit claims to the government, enter into business relationships [...]
FDA labeling is one of the most important regulatory requirements for dietary supplements in that it provides the consumer the necessary information on the product. Indeed, ensuring that all [...]
The first step in evaluating how laws impact veterinary medicine is to understand what telemedicine means. Telemedicine during veterinary practice (also known as tele-veterinary practice) can [...]
Is Health Coaching Legal aka Can You Function as a “Health Coach” and Avoid Medical Licensing or Board Discipline?
Physicians, chiropractors, and other healthcare licensees often want to function as “health coaches” and avoid thorny laws. Can they?
Licensed ND Subject to Discipline for Offering “Shots” and Falsely Advertising Professional Services
A California investigation and disciplinary action against a California naturopathic doctors suggests how physicians can incur legal jeopardy when operating a medical spa, holistic healthcare [...]