DR Solicitors Blog

NHS Property Services lease problems – is a solution in sight?

How to complete the mandatory PCN Agreement

Opportunities and Challenges of using limited companies for NHS primary care

Primary Care Networks: Legal Considerations

Tips on successful recruitment of new partners

The NHS Long Term Plan: How will GP practices be impacted?

The advantages and disadvantages of LLPs and Mutuals in Primary Care

Leasehold dilapidations – how to prepare and protect yourself

Will you pick up future liability for a final pay control charge?

Integrated care provider contracts – opportunity or threat?

How to support improvements to primary care premises

What can GP Partnerships learn from other professional practices?

Disaster strikes the surgery! Are you sufficiently protected?

Do you have unclaimed capital allowances?

Is the GP Partnership Model past its sell by date?

Thinking of ‘shutting up shop’? What are your options regarding your leased premises?

What pregnancy and maternity rights does a partner have?

What does GDPR mean for GP Practices?

Stamp Duty Land Tax on Surgery Leases

Should a GP practice accept gifts and legacies?

Does your professional indemnity insurance put you in breach of your employment contract?

Cheema vs Jones: The importance of an up-to-date Partnership Deed

The importance of agreeing a break clause for your surgery lease

Can you challenge the CQC?

Can you rely on your ‘green socks’ clause?

Will you or your practice be impacted by the MDU policy changes?

Can a GP practice have limited liability?

Can a partner work outside of the practice?

Thinking of setting up a private GP practice?

Salaried vs Fixed Share Partners

NHSPS lease – should you sign, take action or do nothing?

Is your surgery lease coming to an end?

What can go wrong with a surgery move or redevelopment?

PMS contractors and the BMA model contract

What can you do about inflated NHSPS service charges?

Ceasing contributions to the NHS Pension – what are the partnership implications?

Due Diligence – is it worth the effort?

Why succession planning is vital for any GP partnership

Are you in breach of your GMS or PMS contract?

What are the legal implications of recent changes to the SFE?

Why is a partnership offer letter so important?

What is the BMA model contract and does it apply to me?

Dealing with property in a GP practice merger

Can your patient list be ‘open but full’?

Should your surgery building be held as a partnership asset?

Managing conflicts of interest when you’re an officer of a GP federation

Pensions protection scheme deadline approaches

Partnership disputes - the early warning signs

Dealing with the CQC during a practice merger

Avoiding the legal pitfalls when managing a GP Federation

Don’t put your premises funding at risk

Is your practice prepared for the changes to IR35?

Are you liable for a ‘hidden retirement tax’?

Bank Holidays - how to ensure all partners have a happy New Year

How to set up a successful GP federation

Is a Super Partnership right for your GP practice?

Planning to retire? Don’t forget about your lease liabilities

Are you overpaying your landlord?

GP practice funding: What you need to know about the District Valuer

Should you promote a non-GP into your partnership?

Thinking of handing back your GMS/PMS contract?

When is a GP practice merger not a merger?

The dangers of having an out of date partnership deed

Burnout: 4 legal issues to consider if one of your GP Partners "Burns Out"

The Landlord & Tenant Act 1954 – what every practice in a leasehold surgery needs to know

GP surgery lease – managing your repair and reinstatement obligations

The Benefits of a Social Enterprise versus Profit making Company

Where will future practice income come from?

Is a Mandatory Retirement Age for GP Partners Enforceable?

Planning to retire as a GP soon?

The NHS Property Services Standard Lease: Our Thoughts

Considering a GP Practice Merger or Acquisition?

Beware the ‘Last Man Standing’ Issue in GP Practices

How to Successfully Negotiate a NHS Property Services or CHP Surgery Lease

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