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Consumer Complaints & Department Complaints: Both Investigated by the Texas Department of Licensing and Registration

Dozens of professionals in Texas are regulated by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR). By statute, the TDLR is mandated to investigate and resolve complaints received against licensees of the programs it administers. Complaints against TDLR licensees can come from a number of places. The three major sources are consumer complaints, internal referrals...

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Alternative Dispute Resolution: Resolving Contested Licensing Board Cases Referred to the State Office of Administrative Hearings

Texas licensing boards investigate complaints filed against the individuals and entities they license. When a complaint moves forward to investigation and is not resolved informally, or when the licensee requests a hearing, then the case will be forwarded to the Texas State Office of Administrative Hearing (SOAH) for formal hearing. SOAH hears all types of...

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TDLR Disciplinary Actions

An individual or business entity licensed by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR) is subject to the rules and regulations pertaining to their specific program. The TDLR regulates over forty programs and professions in Texas. Any holder of a license may be subject to TDLR disciplinary action based upon a complaint filed against...

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Avoiding Ethical Violations for Texas Attorneys

A grievance filed against a Texas attorney alleging ethical violations is serious. A complaint, even if later it is found to lack merit, can have adverse and lasting effects on your legal career. The best course of action is to take proactive measures to avoid ethical violations and client grievances. As a licensed attorney, you...

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