Legal Resources

Andrew headshotYour NYSDA membership allows you access to a multitude of legal resources and services. Ranging from legal protection and peer review to providing a code of ethics and legal policy guidance, you, your career, and your practice are in safe hands.

Don't forget to stay informed and compliant with dental regulations. Our legal and regulatory support ensures you have the latest information and guidance.
  • Code of Ethics
  • Legal Services Panel
  • New York Dental Practice Act
  • Peer Review
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Forms and Documents for Your Practice

Legal Protection Plan

The NYSDA Legal Protection Plan is designed to protect your career investment by providing legal coverage in exchange for a payment for potential claims, proceedings and/or investigations. It is not insurance or an insurance plan. It provides The plan safeguards your practice and protects you from the financial and emotional devastation of unexpected encounters with federal and state regulatory agencies, insurance companies, managed care plans, and the Office of Professional Discipline.

Stay Protected


Legislation to know as a practice owner:

  • NYS Paid Sick Leave
  • Family Medical Leave
  • HIPAA Compliance

Lance's Corner

Did you know NYSDA members can stay up to date on government affairs from our in-house attorney, Lance Plunkett? Check out his blog, Lance's Corner to stay informed. 

Lance's Corner