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DIGITAL FORENSICS FOR DENTAL ATTORNEYS

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

WHAT EXPERT SERVICES DO YOU PROVIDE?

Here is a summary of services offered:

• Digital Forensics / Data Analysis
• Fraud Investigations – Unethical Business Conduct
• Examination of clinical digital records and meta-data.
• Tort Loss Calculations
– Loss of Practice Goodwill
– Impact on Future Earnings
– Intangible Loss Claims

To learn more; Contact Bill Hiltz

WHAT TYPES OF MATTERS HAVE YOU BEEN CONSULTED?

I have been consulted on matters and claims involving:

• Partnership disputes (unethical conduct)
• Transition (buy-sell) disputes between dentists 
• Fraud (by an employee, contractor or business partner)
• Malpractice
• Regulatory complaints
• Employment claims (wrongful dismissal)

WHAT IS YOUR PLAINTIFF TO DEFENDANT ENGAGEMENT RATIO?

8 out of 10 engagements have been for defendant(s).

Case acceptance is determined on merit and feasibility.

A thirty-minute consultation is generally required prior to accepting engagement.

Digital Forensics is the preservation, identification, extraction, and documentation of computer evidence for use in legal challenges.

Common Uses of Digital Forensics

  • Intellectual Property Theft
  • Employment Disputes
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Fraud Investigations
  • Inappropriate use of workplace Internet and email
  • Matters involving regulatory compliance

the digital dental practice

The vast majority of dental practices employ specialized software to perform a broad range of administrative and clinical functions.

Database forensics. The examination of information contained in databases, both data and related metadata.

Email forensics. The recovery and analysis of emails and other information contained in email platforms, such as schedules and contacts.

Network forensics

Hidden data, deleted data, missing data

  • patient treatment records (clinical notes)
  • patient appointments
  • radiography records
  • patient consent records
  • patient encounters
  • inbound and outbound patient communication
  • prescription and healthcare records
  • internal office communication

Digital Forensics:

  • Identify digital evidence
  • Preserve evidence
  • Analyze evidence
  • Document evidence
  • Present evedence

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DIGITAL ACCESS AND NETWORK LOGS

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DIGITAL ACCESS AND NETWORK LOGS

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