- Automatic expungement trend gives clean slate to license applicants facing criminal background checks
- Board hid investigators’ actual caseload with fake data for Auditor
- Failure to cite professional code as evidence was error, but not fatal error
- Remote exam proctoring violates civil rights, California ACLU maintains
- FBI: Impostors posing as regulators threaten medical licensees nationwide with license suspension
- Case against board for refusal to retroactively renew license can continue
- Therapy degree is insufficient for general counseling license, but requiring degree to mention “counseling” is arbitrary
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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