When to Call the Lawyers – December 2, 2015

braunChallenges to probation or dismissal? Allegations of discrimination? Threat of a lawsuit? Calling a lawyer is one of your first thoughts in these events. Legal advice can, however, be helpful long before a situation devolves to the point of a legal dispute. This presentation will provide an overview of the top legal issues that program directors face.

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Recognize the role of legal counsel in assisting program directors and departments.
  2. Identify situations in which a lawyer should be involved.
  3. Collect the information legal counsel will need to be able to assist you.

Presenter: Christi Braun, JD
Date:  December 2, 2015
Time:  5:00pm to 6:30pm
Location:  HME Building, Room 128

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  • Livestreaming video link.

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Accreditation: The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit: The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.