- Automatic expungement trend gives clean slate to license applicants facing criminal background checks
- Board hid investigators’ actual caseload with fake data for Auditor
- Lenient discipline overturned because tribunal did not include required layperson
- Interim suspension order overturned for reliance on dated allegations
- Court affirms decision that attorney inappropriately engaged in legal practice by managing his law firm during suspension
- Decision to forgo further discipline returned to regulator for lack of explanation
- Licensee may challenge age disenrollment in court
A state board's decision to a suspend a counselor's license for withholding a 10-year-old's records from the child's parents was reversed and remanded by the Court of Appeals of Oregon, in an October 8 ruling, since the counselor was acting on the advice of the board director (Weldon v. Board of Licensed Professional Counselor and Therapists).
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