► Healthcare and Medical Business Law

Axis represents clients in the Healthcare Industry, including Physicians, Doctors, Hospitals, and Medical Groups throughout California.

Our Healthcare Practice spans the representation of healthcare law, healthcare transactions, medical businesses, privacy compliance including with HIPAA, HITECH, and the California Confidentiality of Medical Information Act (CMIA), healthcare mergers and acquisitions, labor and employment issues involving healthcare businesses, intellectual property law affecting medical businesses, and numerous others.

► Who We Represent 

Axis represents a wide variety of clients in Healthcare transactions and disputes, from a variety of backgrounds and sectors:

  • Doctors and physicians
  • Physician groups
  • Professional medical corporations
  • Healthcare facilities
  • Hospitals
  • Surgery centers
  • Healthcare business associates
  • Healthcare startups
  • Healthcare-industry mobile apps
  • Mobile records custodians
  • Healthcare industry clients

► Healthcare Practice Areas

We assist international clients with a wide variety of legal matters, including but not limited to the following:

Medical Businesses and Professional Medical Corporations

Axis assists medical industry clients with a wide variety of legal issues relating to forming, operating, running, and properly structuring medical businesses and professional medical corporations:

  • Annual Reports
  • Articles of Incorporation
  • Certificate of Good Standing
  • Certificates of Incorporation
  • By-Laws
  • DBA (Sole Proprietorship)
  • Dissolutions of healthcare businesses
  • Employer/Employee
  • Federal EIN
  • Foreign Qualification
  • Franchise Board Information
  • Good Standing Certificates
  • Incorporator’s Statements & Resolutions
  • Licensing (City/County)
  • Meeting Minutes
  • Medical corporation formation
  • Professional Corporation Licensing
  • Physician group agreements
  • Operating Agreements
  • Partnership agreements
  • Securities and stock issuances
  • Securities law
  • Tax law
  • Tax registrations
  • Zoning and real estate agreements

 

Purchase / Sale of Medical Practices

Axis assists medical industry clients with legal advice, counsel, and handling of the purchase/buy and sale of medical practices.

  • Buy-sell agreements
  • Acquisitions
  • Asset Purchase Agreements
  • Assignments
  • Business Loan Agreements
  • Buy-Sell Agreements
  • Collateral Assignments & Security Agreements
  • Convertible Notes
  • Deal Memos
  • Debt Financings
  • Equity Incentive Plans
  • Equity Financings
  • Investor Agreements
  • Lock Up Agreements
  • Mergers
  • Mezzanine Loans
  • Memos of Understanding
  • Non-Profit Financings
  • Pledge Agreements
  • Promissory Notes
  • Restricted Stock Purchase Agreements
  • Revolving Notes
  • Sales Agreements
  • Stock Issuance
  • Stock Incentive Plans
  • Stock Purchase Agreements
  • Term Sheets

 

Privacy Law Compliance

Axis assists healthcare industry businesses with privacy law compliance, including HITECH, HIPAA, and the federal regulations, as well as the California Confidentiality of Medical Information Act regulations:

  • California Labor Law Compliance
  • California Wage & Hour Compliance
  • Consultant Agreements
  • Discipline Policies
  • Employment Agreements
  • Executive Employee Agreements
  • Business Associate Agreements
  • Medical Records Processing Agreements
  • Professional Services Agreements
  • Privacy Auditing
  • Privacy Breach Claims
  • Privacy Litigation
  • Privacy Compliance Program Establishment
  • Privacy Training
  • Privacy Auditing
  • Privacy Breach Investigations

 

Intellectual Property & Licensing

Axis assists healthcare industry clients with a wide variety of intellectual property and licensing matters, ranging across copyright, trademark, trade secret, licensing, confidentiality, and related matters:

  • Confidentiality Agreements
  • Copyrights
  • Copyright Assignments
  • Copyright Infringement
  • Content-Licensing Agreements
  • End-User Agreement
  • Endorsement Deals
  • Intellectual Property Assignment
  • Licensing Contracts
  • Merchandising
  • Non-Disclosure Agreements
  • Privacy Policies
  • Records Retention Policies
  • Software Licensing Agreements
  • Sweepstakes & Contests
  • Trademarks
  • Trademark Disputes
  • Trademark Infringement
  • Trademark Registrations
  • Web Hosting Agreements
  • Website Terms & Conditions

Labor & Employment

Axis assists healthcare industry businesses with numerous labor law, wage/hour, HR, and employee/employment legal matters, specifically including hiring/firing matters, employee and independent contractor agreements, and compliance with wage ordinances, and local rules established by Los Angeles and other California counties:

  • California Labor Law Compliance
  • California Wage & Hour Compliance
  • Consultant Agreements
  • Discipline Policies
  • Employment Agreements
  • Executive Employee Agreements
  • Employee Disputes
  • Employee Handbooks
  • Employee IP Assignment
  • Employee Stock Options
  • Employee Separate/Release Agreements
  • Employee Wage/Hour Informational Sheet
  • FMLA Leaves
  • HR Policies
  • Independent Contractor Agreements
  • Non-Compete / Non-Solicit Agreements
  • Risk Management
  • Sales Rep Agreements
  • Terms of Use Policies

Contracts and Transactions

Axis assists healthcare industry business clients with a wide variety of business agreements and transactions with business partners, including but not limited to the following:

  • Advertising agreements
  • Agent Agreements
  • App development Agreemeents
  • Consulting agreements
  • Contractor agreements
  • Confidentiality agreements
  • Distribution Agreements
  • Intellectual property agreements
  • Endorsement deals
  • Marketing Agreements
  • OEM Agreements
  • Manufacturing Agreements
  • Privacy policies
  • Professional Services Agreements
  • Production Agreements
  • Records retention
  • Purchase Order Agreements
  • Supply Agreements
  • U.S. Distribution Agreements
  • Website development Agreements
  • Numerous others

 

Real Estate

Axis assists healthcare business clients with real estate matters, including commercial leases, subleasing, landlord relations, property/casualty claims, and similar matters.

  • Commercial leasing
  • NNN Leases
  • Commercial subleases
  • Landlord relations
  • Landlord-commercial tenant matters
  • Commercial lease litigation
  • Property/casualty claims
  • Environmental liability
  • Security liability

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► Our Latest Charitable Giving Projects

Did you know that our clients’ legal dollars are hard at work giving back to the community? Axis is a significant donor and supporter of a multitude of charitable giving projects in the Los Angeles, California community as well as nationwide, donating a portion of legal fees to a variety of underserved needs and causes. Check out at our latest charitable giving projects below, and know that in supporting Axis, you are helping us improve hundreds of lives.