- 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 status of 11 licensing boards in Ohio is under threat following the submission of a bill that looks to dramatically downsize licensing in the state. Republican Senator Bill Seitz submitted the bill in response to concerns raised by a Supreme Court ruling last year that found that many of the existing boards are dominated by members of the industry they regulate. This leaves the boards open to challenges that they are concerned more with profits than the public interest. If the bill passes, licensing of . . .
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