- Automatic expungement trend gives clean slate to license applicants facing criminal background checks
- Board hid investigators’ actual caseload with fake data for Auditor
- Licensee not entitled to second evidentiary hearing after 11 years of procedural up-and-downs
- Discipline upheld against psychologist who gave patient file to opposing counsel in lawsuit
- Complainant cannot force board to let him testify against licensee
- Formal recommendation by hearing examiner not required in order to revoke a license
- Licensee cannot dodge obligation to adhere to trade standards through provision in contract with customer
Initiatives to deregulate licensed professions and occupations are more likely in states with Republican legislative majorities in the state House or Senate, states with lower percentages of minority populations, and states having lower percentages of low-income occupations currently licensed, a study in the April 2017 Labor Law Journal reports.
"Licensure or License? Prospects for Occupational Regulation" reports the findings of the study which looked at the 12 states that have formulated legislative proposals dealing with occupational deregulation since . . .
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