- Automatic expungement trend gives clean slate to license applicants facing criminal background checks
- Board hid investigators’ actual caseload with fake data for Auditor
- Board upheld in denying practice exclusivity to licensees based on FTC v. North Carolina Dental Examiners
- Physician seeking exam exemption from national specialty certifying body must bring suit in Texas, where certifier is located
- Discipline of agent who defrauded clients & skipped hearing upheld
- Discipline of licensee for showing patient records to wife upheld
- Board must hear MD’s appeal of order to submit to three-day impairment evaluation
The Texas Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners (TBVME) has shrunk in number by a third, after a round of resignations. The departures, which include the president, vice president and secretary of the board, follow a report issued by the Texas Sunset Advisory Commission in which it is claimed the board struggles administratively, cannot ensure fair treatment of licensees, and has statutes and policies which don't comply with common licensing standards.