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My wife works as a therapist. She pays another therapist 40%

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My wife works as a therapist. She pays another therapist 40% of her income in exchange for the other therapist providing billing services, office and so on. The other therapist has not been living up to her end of the contract. Is there a legal remedy here?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  JD replied 6 years ago.

Simple issue really... this is a breach of contract. Hopefully this contract is in writing. If it isn't then you'll have to use an assembly of written documentation and proof of payment to establish the terms of the contract and that the other therapist has breached the terms of the agreement. Then you will need to establish a monetary value of the breach and seek that amount in court. I would consult local counsel and have a letter sent initially in an effort to resolve the issue without the expense of litigation.


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