- 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
The 19 states where licensing boards can seize licenses from residents who have defaulted on their education debts would have to halt the practice, under a bill (S. 3065) introduced in Congress June 14 by Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA).
The bipartisan measure, dubbed the "Protecting Job Opportunities for Borrowers Act" or Protecting JOBS Act, would give states two years to stop denying, suspending, or revoking the driver's and professional licenses of anyone defaulting on federal student loans. Borrowers who . . .
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