MedSpa Enforcement Continues in the Houston Area

Last month we covered an arrest of a Houston area LVN who was injecting Botox in a MedSpa (see original post here).  Now this past week saw a new development.  The first line of this story from the local ABC affiliate in Houston says it all: “A licensed cosmetologist is the latest person arrested in […]

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Michael S. Byrd to Present on the Basics of a Medical Director Contract via Webinar

This Wednesday, December 12, 2018, Michael Byrd will present on the basics of medical director agreements via webinar for the American Med Spa Association (“AmSpa”).  The one-hour webinar will address key facets of medical director agreements, including ownership structures, physician-patient relationships, and issues with delegation and treatment. If you are interested in attending, this live […]

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Alex R. Thiersch and Renee Coover to Speak at the AmSpa Boot Camp Nashville

ByrdAdatto attorneys Alex R. Thiersch and Renee E. Coover, will be speaking at the AmSpa Boot Camp in Nashville, Tennessee on Monday, October 15th, and Tuesday, October 16th. The Boot Camp covers important legal considerations anyone opening or running a medical spa should understand. The legal presentation is titled “The Law.”  The legal topics covered […]

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Happy Birthday, Courtney!

Today, ByrdAdatto celebrated our attorney Courtney Clay’s birthday by surprising her with breakfast tacos from Torchy’s!  Join us in wishing Courtney a happy birthday!

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Update on Illinois Full Practice Authority for NPs

We have been receiving a lot of questions lately on the status of APRN practice authority in Illinois. According to the Executive Director for the IL Society for Advanced Practice Nursing (ISAPN), although the bill passed last year, the rules for APRNs are still being developed by the IDFPR and they are getting close to […]

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Newsweek Reports a Potential Cure for Wrinkles and Hair Loss

Over the weekend, Newsweek reported on a recent study by the University of Alabama at Birmingham focused on the reversal of the aging process. The study centers around the degradation of the mitochondria in cells which can lead to the symptoms of aging, wrinkles, hair loss, or even cardiovascular disease and cancer. For their tests, […]

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