Safeguarding Consumers and Protecting Public Health and Safety

Listed below are some of TDLR’s most recent permanent injunctions, cease and desist orders, and license revocations. The respondents listed below are not authorized to perform, or offer to perform, licensed services in Texas. These orders represent actions taken by TDLR’s Executive Director and the Texas Commission of Licensing & Regulation to safeguard consumers and protect public health and safety.
To see ALL violations, including license revocations, suspensions, and fines, search TDLR’s Administrative Orders database. If you would like to report unlicensed activity, please file a complaint online.


Licenses Revoked

License Type Name and Location: Order Basis for Order

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

ZELANTE, HECTOR R.

City: Katy

County: Fort Bend County

Zip Code: 77494

 

License #: 22039

Complaint #: ACR20190009049

Date: 8/12/21

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $9,000. Respondent's Registered Air Conditioning and Refrigeration licenses are revoked.

 

Respondent submitted fraudulent documentation to the Department to obtain a license; Respondent performed and/or offered to perform air conditioning and refrigeration contracting without first obtaining the required license, the Department is charging 4 violations.

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

SMITH, JOSEPH L., JR.

City: Mesquite

County: Dallas

Zip Code: 75149

 

License #: 38800

Complaint #: ACR20200006537

Date: 7/6/21

Respondent's Certified Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technician license is revoked.

 

Respondent has a deferred adjudication disposition which makes them unfit to hold a license.

 

Athletic Trainers

FISHER, BRIAN ISAIAH

City: Grand Prairie

County: Dallas

Zip Code: 75052

 

License #: AT7599

Complaint #: ATH20200014583

Date: 8/10/21

After hearing, Respondent's Athletic Trainer license was revoked.

 

 

Respondent lacks sufficient honesty, trustworthiness and integrity to hold a license.

 

Barbers

MCKENZIE, CARL W.

City: Dallas

County: Dallas

Zip: 75216

 

License #: 60833

Complaint #: BAR20200014078

DATE: 5/20/21

Respondent's Class A Barber renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Class A Barber license is revoked.

 

Respondent has been convicted of an offense that directly relates to the duties and responsibilities of the licensed occupation.

 

Barbers

HERNANDEZ, MICHAEL E.

City: Houston
County: Harris

Zip: 77044

 

License #: 758940

Complaint #: BAR20190014978

May 3, 2021

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $2,500. The Respondent's Dual Barber Shop/Cosmetology Salon license is revoked.

 

Respondent employed an unlicensed individual to engage in the practice of barbering; Respondent failed to comply with an order previously issued by the Executive Director.

Cosmetology

DO, KIM LONG THI

City: St. Paul, MN
Zip Code: 55128

 

License #: 1718275
Complaint #: COS20210006574

Date: 9/19/21
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $2,250. Respondent's Cosmetology Operator license is revoked.

 

Respondent engaged in fraud or deceit in obtaining a certificate, license, or permit.

Cosmetology

ALVARADO, BENJAMIN (BENJI) JR.

City: Vernon

County: Wilbarger

Zip Code: 76384

 

License #: 1626700

Complaint #: COS20190006464

Date: 5/24/21

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $1,750; Respondent's Cosmetology Operator license is revoked.

 

Respondent operated a cosmetology salon without the appropriate license; Respondent failed to comply with an order previously issued by the Executive Director.

Cosmetology

DANG, ANTHONY

City: New Braunfels

County: Comal

Zip Code: 78132

 

License #: 1505514

Complaint #:  COS20210004269

Date: 6/8/21

Respondent's Cosmetology Manicurist renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Cosmetology Manicurist license is revoked.

Respondent submitted a renewal application that made false statements regarding the Respondent's criminal history.

Cosmetology

STEPHENSON, DEMETRIC ROCSHELLE

City: Terrell

County: Kaufman

Zip Code: 75160

 

License #: 1441455
Complaint #: COS20210002683

Date: 6/8/2021

The Respondent's voluntarily surrendered the Cosmetology Operator license and that license is revoked; and Respondent shall not apply for a new license before the first anniversary of the date of the revocation.

 

Respondent submitted a renewal application that made false statements regarding the Respondent's criminal history.

Driver Education and Safety

MUNOZ, CARLOS SR.

City: Corpus Christi

County: Nueces

Zip Code: 78413

 

License #: 4750
Complaint #:  DES20200016593

Date: 6/8/21

Respondent's Driver Education Instructor and Driver Education School licenses are revoked; and Respondent shall not apply for a new license before the first anniversary of the date of the revocation.

Respondent lacks sufficient honesty, trustworthiness and integrity to hold a license.

 

Electricians

BURNS-AVILA, FRANCISG J
City: Mission
County: Hidalgo
Zip Code: 78574

 

License #: 309743
Complaint #: ELC20210008680

Date: 10/14/21

Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked.

 

Respondent failed to comply with an order previously issued by the Executive Director.

 

Electricians

EAGLIN, ANTONIO D.

City: San Marcos
County: Hays
Zip Code: 78666

 

License #: 331687
Complaint #: ELC20190012042

Date: 10/14/21

Respondent shall remit the dishonored payment processing fee of $50; and Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked.

 

Respondent failed to pay the dishonored payment processing fee.

 

Electricians

CABALLERO, EDWIN

City: Marion

County: Guadalupe

Zip Code: 78124

 

License #: 14248

Complaint #: ELC20200011625

Date: 8/2/21

Respondent's Journeyman Electrician renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Journeyman Electrician license is revoked.

 

Respondent has been convicted of an offense that directly relates to the duties and responsibilities of the licensed occupation.

 

Electricians

COLE, AARON DMITRI

City: Houston

County: Harris

Zip Code: 77084

 

License #: 301583

Complaint #:  ELC20210003326

Date: 7/12/21

Respondent's Apprentice Electrician renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked.

 

Respondent has been convicted of a crime that is directly related to the occupation.

 

 

Electricians

STEVENS, VALERIE Y.

City: Arlington

County: Tarrant

Zip Code: 76013

 

License #: 298653

Complaint #: ELC20190015370

Date: 6/30/21

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $10,000. The Respondent's Residential Wireman license is revoked.

 

Respondent performed and/or offered to perform electrical contracting without first obtaining the required electrical contractor's license or electrician license; Respondent failed to comply with an order previously issued by the Executive Director.

Electricians

RUBIO, JESUS

City: Arlington

County: Tarrant

Zip Code:

 

License #: 156120

Complaint #: ELC20200016402

Date: 5/18/21

The Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked.

Respondent submitted a renewal application that made false statements regarding the Respondent's criminal history; Applicant has been convicted of a crime that was committed within 5 years of their application; Applicant has a deferred adjudication disposition which makes them unfit to hold a license.

 

Electricians

ESTRADA, BRAYAN

City: El Paso

County: El Paso

Zip: 79938

 

License #: 373632

Complaint #:  ELC20200008904

Date: 5/6/21

The Respondent's March 8, 2020 renewal application for a license is denied, and Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked.

Applicant lacks sufficient honesty, trustworthiness and integrity to hold a license.

 

Massage Establishment

PERFECT SALON & SPA LLC

City: Houston
County: Harris
Zip Code: 77082 

 

License #: ME5085
Complaint #  MAS20210001045

Date: 9/12/21

Respondent's Massage Establishment license is revoked.

Respondent allowed an employee to engage in sexual contact in the massage establishment.

Massage Establishment

SHEN, JING (A PLUS SPA)

City: Houston
County: Harris
Zip Code: 77079

 

License #: ME5446

Complaint #: MAS20200009265

Date: 9/12/21

Respondent's Massage Establishment license is revoked.

 

Respondent allowed an employee to engage in sexual contact in the massage establishment.

Massage Establishment

AGUILAR, MARIELA

City: Houston

County: Harris

Zip Code: 77069

 

License #: ME3315          

Complaint #: MAS20200002993

Date: 7/22/21

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $9,000; and Respondent's Massage Establishment license is revoked.

 

Respondent operated a massage establishment without a massage establishment license; Respondent's representative failed to cooperate with the investigator in the performance of the inspection; Respondent allowed an employee to engage in sexual contact in the massage establishment.

Massage Therapist

BLOOM, MIRANDA CYDNEY

City: Austin

County: Travis

Zip Code: 78750

 

License #: MT120415

Complaint #: MAS20200012401

Date: 7/6/21

Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

 

Respondent was placed on deferred adjudication for the offense of public lewdness and is not eligible for a license.

 

Massage Therapist

DANCY, BRIDGETTE

City: Dallas

County: Dallas
Zip Code: 75231

 

License #:  MT040536

Complaint #: MAS20200012449

Date: 7/6/21

Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

 

Respondent was placed on deferred adjudication for the offense of prostitution and is not eligible for a license.

 

Massage Therapist

SCHMIDT, JOHN M.

City: Plano

County: Collin

Zip Code: 75075

 

License #: MT102181

Complaint #: MAS20200009042

Date: 6/30/21

Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked for Respondent's lifetime.

Respondent engaged in sexual contact during a session with a client; Respondent failed to provide an initial consultation to each client before the first massage therapy session and obtain the signature of the client on the consultation document.

 

Massage Establishment

LITAO SUNSET RED LLC

City: Kingwood

County: Montgomery

Zip Code: 77339

 

License #:  ME5499

Complaint #:   MAS20200016440

Date: 6/24/21

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $1,000; and Respondent's Massage Establishment license is revoked.

Respondent allowed an individual to engage in sexual contact in the massage establishment.

Massage Establishment

LI, YUEHUI

City: Houston

County: Harris

Zip Code: 77077

 

License #:  ME5189

Complaint #: MAS20190014116

Date: 6/8/21

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $21,000; and Respondent's Massage Establishment license is revoked.

 

 

Respondent employed an unlicensed individual to perform massage therapy services; Respondent failed to properly maintain a separation from rooms used wholly or in part for residential or sleeping from rooms used to provide massage therapy; Respondent failed to provide an initial consultation to each client before the first massage therapy session and obtain the signature of the client on the consultation document; Respondent failed to maintain a list of all employees and/or contractors along with sufficient documentation of each licensed massage therapist’s employment or contract relationship; Respondent allowed an individual, including a student, license holder, or employee, to practice massage therapy in the nude or in clothing designed to arouse or gratify the sexual desire of any individual.

Massage Therapist

KRUMMHEUER, KARSTEN

City: Universal City

County: Bexar

Zip Code: 78148

 

License #: MT104367

Complaint #: MAS20210000383

Date: 9/12/21

Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

 

Respondent engaged in sexual contact during a session with a client.

Massage Therapist

RODRIGUEZ, JOSE IGNACIO

City: San Antonio

County: Bexar

Zip Code: 78212

 

License #: MSP251

Complaint #: MAS20210002582

Date: 5/25/21

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $3,750. Respondent's Massage Student Permit is revoked.

 

Respondent engaged in sexual contact during a session with a client.

Massage Therapist

TINNEY, DWIGHT

City: Rockwall

County: Rockwall

Zip Code: 75087

 

License #:  MT122214

Complaint #: MAS20200010554

Date: 5/24/21

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $9,500; and Respondent's Massage Therapist and Massage Therapist Instructor licenses are revoked.

Respondent engaged in sexual contact during a session with a client; Respondent failed to provide appropriate draping and treatment services to protect client's safety, comfort, and privacy; Respondent failed to provide an initial consultation to each client before the first massage therapy session and obtain the signature of the client on the consultation document.

Massage Therapist

NAVARRO, JULIAN A.

City: San Antonio

County: Bexar

Zip Code: 78230

 

License #:  MT101383

Complaint #:  MAS20210003529

Date: 5/19/21

Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

 

Respondent engaged in sexual contact during a session with a client, the Department is charging two (2) violations; Respondent failed to provide appropriate draping and treatment services to protect client's safety, comfort, and privacy, the Department is charging two (2) violations.

Midwives

MATERNIDAD DE LUZ

City: El Paso

County: El Paso

Zip Code: 79901

 

License #: 99001

Complaint #: MID20200008416

Date: 9/13/21

Respondent's Approved Midwife Course license is revoked.

On or about September 19, 2019, the Midwifery Education Accreditation Council issued an order withdrawing Respondent's accreditation as a provider of midwifery education. The effective date of the order was January 6, 2020. As of January 6, 2020, Respondent no longer met the requirements set by the Department for course approval to be a provider of midwifery education.

Tow Company

A-PRO TOWING & RECOVERY LLC

City: South Padre Island

County: Cameron

Zip Code: 78597

 

License #: 006501877C

Complaint #: TOW20180013916

Date: 7/27/21

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $2,200 which consists of $600 for TOW20180013916; $600 for TOW20190013711; $400 for TOW20190014558; and $600 for TOW20190015018. Respondent's Tow Company license is Suspended for six (6) months. Respondent shall refund the owner of the Toyota Prius $89.25; $355.00 to the owner of a 2019 Black Mazda and $255 to the owner of a 2015 Grey Chevrolet Equinox.

Respondent failed to release the vehicle from tow when the vehicle owner requested that the vehicle be released and paid a drop fee, the Department is charging three (3) violations; Respondent charged fees in excess of those established by commission rule or political subdivision; Respondent operated a tow truck on the public roadways of Texas when its license plates did not include the words "Tow Truck"; Respondent performed an unauthorized private property tow.

Tow Operator

BLAKE, WILLIAM C.

City: Cleveland

County: Liberty

Zip Code: 77328

 

License #: 41633

Complaint #: TOW20200006720

Date: 7/6/21

Respondent's Incident Management Tow Operator license is revoked.

 

Respondent lacks sufficient honesty, trustworthiness and integrity to hold a license.

 

Tow Operator

TSCHOERNER, JIMMY A

City: Georgetown

County: Williamson

Zip Code: 78726

 

License #: 49387

Complaint #: TOW20200008656

Date: 5/18/21

The Respondent's Incident Management Tow Operator license is revoked.

Respondent submitted a renewal application that made false statements regarding the Respondent's criminal history; Respondent has been convicted of an offense that directly relates to the duties and responsibilities of the licensed occupation.

 

Tow Operator

LONG, FARRAH SUZETTE

City: Stafford

County: Fort Bend

Zip Code: 77477

 

License #:  006410319C

Complaint #:  TOW20190010981

Date: 5/12/2021

Respondent agreed to reimburse $6,000 to the owner of the black 2011 Hyundai Santa Fe within five days of the signed Agreed Order and send documentation to the Department. The Respondent's along with Tow Company license is revoked.

Respondent charged fees in excess of those established by commission rule or political subdivision, the Department is charging four (4) violations; Respondent failed to perform towing operations with honesty, trustworthiness, and integrity, the Department is charging two (2) violations.

Vehicle Storage Facility

FLORES, LUCIA

City: Alamo

County: Hidalgo

Zip Code: 78516

 

License #: 0643708VSF

Complaint #:  VSF20190005109

Date: 7/27/21

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $1,000; and Respondent's Vehicle Storage Facility license number 0643708VSF and Vehicle Storage Facility Employee license number 13868 are revoked.

Respondent failed to mail the first notice to the owner/representative within the 5-day period of the vehicle being accepted at the VSF; Respondent failed to timely submit the second notice no earlier than the 15th day, and no later than the 21st day, after the date of the first notice; Respondent failed to comply with an order previously issued by the Executive Director.

 

Cease and Desist Orders

License Type Name and Location: Order Basis for Order

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

ORR, MICHAEL D
City: WATAUGA
County: TARRANT
Zip Code: 76148

 

License: Not Licensed
Complaint # ACR20190007809

Date: 11/24/2020
Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from acting as, impersonating, performing or offering to provide work as air conditioning and refrigeration contractor.

Respondent performed and/or offered to perform air conditioning and refrigeration contracting without first obtaining the required license.

Barbers

TURRUBIARTES, MIGUEL A.

City: SAN BENITO
County: CAMERON
Zip Code: 78656

 

License: 225858 and 641760
Complaint # BAR20200016922

Date: 10/14/21
The Respondent's Barber Shop and Class A Barber licenses are revoked.

Respondent failed to comply with an order previously issued by the Executive Director.

Barbers

RINGO, GARY TRENT SR.

City: MIDLAND
County: MIDLAND
Zip Code: 79705

 

License: Not Licensed
Complaint # BAR20210006486

Date: 4/21/21
Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from operating or managing a barbershop.

Respondent operated a barbershop without holding the appropriate license.

Barbers

GRANILLO, CHRIS GREG
City: DALLAS
County: DALLAS
Zip Code: 75219

 

License: Not Licensed
Complaint # BAR20200012106

Date: 1/4/2021
Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from acting as or impersonating a licensed barber and/or performing or offering to provide barbering services for customers, clients, or the public.

Respondent created an impression with the public that Respondent is qualified or authorized to practice barbering or own or manage a barbershop, specialty shop, or barber school when Respondent does not hold a license, permit, or certificate.

Barbers

DE ANDA, JOSE ALFREDO
City: LAREDO
County: WEBB
Zip Code: 78046

 

License: Not Licensed
Complaint # BAR20200008597

Date: 10/29/2020
Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from operating or managing a barbershop.

Respondent operated a barbershop with an expired license

Cosmetology

ALVARADO, BENJAMIN JR.
City: Vernon
County: Wilbarger
Zip Code: 78634

 

Not Licensed

Complaint # COS20210007634

Date: 9/21/21

Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from operating or managing a cosmetology beauty salon.

Respondent operated a cosmetology salon without the appropriate license.

Cosmetology

VU, TAI ANH
City: Garland
County: Dallas
Zip Code: 75040

 

License # 1768278

Complaint # COS20200016397

Date: 10/25/21

Respondent's Cosmetology Manicurist license is revoked.

Respondent engaged in fraud or deceit in obtaining a certificate, license, or permit.

Cosmetology

MEDINA, RAUL
City: PHARR
County: HIDALGO
Zip Code: 78577

 

Not Licensed

Complaint # COS20200008436

Date: 1/4/2021

Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from performing or attempting to perform as a cosmetologist.

Respondent performed or attempted to perform a practice of cosmetology without a license.

Cosmetology

BRYANT, BREANNA
City: GRAND PRAIRIE
County: TARRANT
Zip Code: 75052

 

License #: 1835166
Complaint # COS20200010150

Date: 11/23/2020
Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from performing or attempting to perform as a cosmetologist.

Respondent performed or attempted to perform a practice of cosmetology without a license.

Massage School

MPOWER EDUCATION

City: Frederick

State: Maryland

Zip Code: 21701

 

License #: Not Licensed

Complaint #: MAS20210010999

Date: 6/15/21

Respondent shall immediately cease and desist from advertising as an unlicensed school, acting and operating as an unlicensed school, cease allowing any student who does not have a requisite student permit issued by the Department to attend any part of the course of instruction, and cease offering the internship at Massage Establishment locations.

 

Respondent acted as a massage school without the appropriate license.

 

Massage School

CHINESE COMPASSION MASSAGE SCHOOL

City: Houston

County: Harris

Zip Code: 77036

 

License #: MS1078

Complaint #: MAS20210001718

Date: 6/8/21

Respondents are ordered to immediately cease and desist from providing unauthorized assistance in connection with an examination by removing any exam question material from their website and any YouTube channels which Respondents also control.

 

Respondents used or provided unauthorized assistance in connection with an examination.

 

 

Massage Establishment

BARTLING, ELVIRA G.

City: SAN JUAN

County: HIDALGO

Zip Code: 78589

 

License #: Not Licensed

Complaint #: MAS20210011368

Date: 9/24/21

Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from operating a place of business in which massage therapy and/or other massage services is offered and/or performed and from performing and/or offering to perform massage therapy or other massage services until the Respondent becomes properly licensed.

 

Respondent performed the practice of massage therapy without a massage therapist license; Respondent operated a massage establishment without a massage establishment license.

 

 

Massage Establishment

CHANG, YING

City: HUMBLE

County: HARRIS

Zip Code: 77056

 

License #: Not Licensed

Complaint #: MAS20210002664

Date: 9/9/21

Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from operating a place of business in which massage therapy and/or other massage services is offered and/or performed.

 

Respondent operated a massage establishment without a massage establishment license.

 

 

Massage Therapist

LI, SHUFANG

City: Houston

County: Harris

Zip Code: 77036

 

License: MT131351

Complaint # MAS20190014913

Date: 10/14/21

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $10,000; and Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

Respondent submitted fraudulent documentation to the Department to obtain a license, the Department is charging 2 violations.

Massage Therapist

ZHAO, SHUMEI

City: Arlington

County: Tarrant

Zip Code: 76017

 

License: Not Licensed

Complaint # MAS20210006440

Date: 5/11/21

Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from operating a place of business in which massage therapy and/ or other massage services is offered and/or performed.

Respondent performed the practice of massage therapy without a massage therapist license.

Massage Therapist

DIAZ PUIG, KARLA FLABIA
City: Houston
County: Harris
Zip Code: 77057

 

License: Not Licensed
Complaint # MAS20210006292

Date: 3/30/21

Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from operating a place of business in which massage therapy and/or other massage services is offered and/or performed.

Respondent failed to properly maintain and secure for each client the initial consultation documents, all session notes, and related billing records; Respondent performed the practice of massage therapy without a massage therapist license; Respondent operated a massage establishment without a massage establishment license.

Massage Therapist

RAMOS, HANY MONTALVO
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77082

 

License: Not Licensed
Complaint # MAS20210000258

Date: 1/20/2021

Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from operating a place of business in which massage therapy and/ or other massage services is offered and/or performed.

Respondent was representing that the location was a massage establishment but did not have any licensed massage therapists to perform massage services.

Massage Therapist

XI, MEINA
City: LAKE DALLAS
County: DENTON
Zip Code: 75065

 

License: Not Licensed

Complaint # MAS20200008301

Date: 1/4/2021
Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from operating a place of business in which massage therapy and/ or other massage services is offered and/or performed.

Respondent performed the practice of massage therapy without a massage therapist license; Respondent employed an unlicensed individual to perform massage therapy services.

Massage Establishment

Company: TOP HAPPY MASSAGE
City: STANTON
County: OUT OF STATE
Zip Code: 90680

License: Not Licensed
Complaint # MAS20200013049

Date: 10/29/2020
Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from operating a place of business in which massage therapy and/ or other massage services is offered and/or performed.

Respondent was representing that the location was a massage establishment but did not have any licensed massage therapists to perform massage services; Respondent performed the practice of massage therapy without a massage therapist license.

Massage Therapist

PHAM, KATHY T
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77084

 

License #: MT044313
Complaint # MAS20200006059

Date: 10/29/2020
Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from operating a place of business in which massage therapy and/ or other massage services is offered and/or performed.

Respondent operated a massage establishment without a massage establishment license.

Massage Therapist

LIU, POPU
City: WEBSTER
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77598

 

License: Not Licensed
Complaint # MAS20200011375

Date: 10/28/2020
Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from operating a place of business in which massage therapy and/ or other massage services is offered and/or performed.

Respondent performed the practice of massage therapy without a massage therapist license.

Massage Therapist

HOANG, JOHN TRONG
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77225

 

License: Not Licensed
Complaint # MAS20200009132

Date: 10/9/2020
Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from operating a place of business in which massage therapy and/ or other massage services is offered and/or performed.

Respondent operated a massage establishment without a massage establishment license.

Tow Trucks

LONGHORN WRECKER INC.
City: Dallas
County: Dallas
Zip Code: 75220

 

License: 6127047C # TOW20200006633

Date: 10/7/2021
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $3,000. Respondent's Tow Company license is suspended for 6 months.

Respondent performed a non-consent, private property tow without legal authority and/or in the absence of legally required signs being posted; Respondent performed an illegal tow.

Tow Trucks

TK TOWING LLC
City: Dallas
County: Dallas
Zip Code: 75234

 

License: 006420937C
Complaint # TOW20200000662

Date: 10/14/21
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $5,000. Respondent shall issue a refund to the vehicle owner mentioned in the order. Respondent's Tow Company license is suspended for one year.

Respondent failed to maintain the required insurance; Respondent operated a tow company without the appropriate license.

Vehicle Storage Facility

JODY WADE ENTERPRISES LLC
City: Wichita Falls
County: Wichita Falls
Zip Code: 76302

 

License: 0646497VSF
Complaint # VSF20190011397

Date: 10/25/21
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $11,500. Respondent's Vehicle Storage Facility license is revoked.

Respondent failed to send the required notice to an address obtained from the governmental entity responsible maintaining the motor vehicle title and registration database for the state in which the vehicle is registered; Respondent used a vehicle for personal or business use without the written consent of the vehicle's owner; Respondent failed to conduct vehicle storage facility operations with honesty, trustworthiness and integrity.

 

Permanent Revocations

License Type Name and Location: Order Basis for Order

Cosmetology

PHAM, THANH TRUC

City: Dallas
County: Dallas
Zip Code: 75243

 

License #: 705351, 1529871,  1512794
Complaint # COS20190016766

 Date: 3/4/21

The Cosmetology Private Post-Secondary School license for Texan Beauty Academy LLC is revoked. The Cosmetology Manicurist Instructor license and Cosmetology Esthetician Instructor licenses for Respondent are both revoked. Thanh Truc Pham is permanently restrained and enjoined from any association with a private beauty culture school or barber school (COS/BAR School), or assisting other in any manner, expressly or by implication, in associating with a COS/BAR school in the State of Texas, and is permanently disassociated both now and in the future from any COS/BAR school in the State of Texas. Respondent's duration of permanent disassociation and injunction from COS/BAR schools will be lifelong. In exchange for the lifelong disassociation, the Department suspended the imposition of the agreed penalty of $365,200.  If any material violation of this agreement should occur in the future, the penalty is no longer suspended, and Respondent shall immediately pay the agreed penalty of $365,200.

Respondents failed to provide each prospective student with a schedule of the tuition and other fees assessed, the Department is charging two (2) violations; Respondents failed to properly account for the hours granted to each student; Respondents failed to comply with an order previously issued by the Executive Director.

Cosmetology

HO, TU SI
City: PLANO
County: COLLIN
Zip Code: 75025

License #(s): 705196, 1515871
Complaint # COS20200005446

Date: 9/25/2020
The Respondent's Cosmetology Private Post-Secondary School license is revoked. The Respondent's Cosmetology Manicurist Instructor license is revoked. Respondent, Tu Si Ho, is permanently restrained and enjoined from any association with a private beauty culture school or barber school (COS/BAR School), or assisting other in any manner, expressly or by implication, in associating with a COS/BAR school in the State of Texas, and permanently disassociated both now and in the future from any COS/BAR school in the State of Texas. Respondent's duration of permanent disassociation and injunction from COS/BAR schools will be lifelong. Should the Department review, and sole determine that any material violation of this agreement has occurred, the Department shall cease to suspend the imposition of the agreed penalty of $495,500.00 and Respondent shall immediately pay the agreed penalty of $495,500.00

Respondent failed to submit an electronic record of six (6) student's accrued clock hours once per month; Respondent failed to provide five (5) prospective students with a schedule of the tuition and other fees assessed; Respondent failed to have a licensed instructor at the school during operational hours - eighty-five (85) violations; Respondent failed to maintain a daily record of students? attendance - forty-nine (49) violations; Respondent failed to cooperate with the inspector in the performance of an inspection.

Cosmetology

Company: PACIFIC BEAUTY ACADEMY INC
City: DALLAS
County: DALLAS
Zip Code: 75243

License #: 705199
Complaint # COS20170012926

Date: 9/12/2018
The Respondent's Cosmetology Private Post-Secondary license is revoked. Respondent is permanently restrained and enjoined from any association with a private beauty culture school or barber school (COS/BAR school), or assisting others in any manner, expressly or by implication, in associating with a COS/BAR school in the State of Texas, and he agrees to permanently dissociate himself, both now and in the future, from any COS/BAR school in the State of Texas; Respondent understands that the duration of his permanent disassociation and injunction from COS/BAR schools is lifelong.

Respondent submitted fraudulent hours to the Department on behalf of students who paid him for those hours.

Massage Therapist

SALINAS, VICTOR R
City: ALLEN
County: COLLIN
Zip Code: 75002

License #: MT1094491
Complaint # MAS20180004054

Date: 9/1/2020
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $2,500; and Respondent’s Massage Therapist license is revoked and that revocation is lifelong.

Respondent engaged in sexual contact during a session with a client.

Massage Therapy

SALGADO, STING RAY
City: BEDFORD
County: TARRANT
Zip Code: 76095

License #: MT127734
Complaint # MAS20180006907

Date: 9/17/2019
Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

Respondent engaged in sexual contact during a session with a client.

 

Permanent Injunctions

License Type Name and Location: Order Basis for Order

Electrical Contractors

HOLLOWAY, JOSHUA J
City: SPRING
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77381

 

License: Not Licensed

Date: 6/11/2018
Respondent is immediately ordered to cease and desist from acting as, impersonating, performing or offering to perform work as an electrical contractor.

Respondent performed and/or offered to perform electrical contracting without first obtaining the required electrical contractor's license.

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration / Electrical Contractors

SMITH, DANNY BRYAN

City: SPRING

County: HARRIS

Zip Code: 77388

 

License: Not Licensed

 

Date: 9/12/2019

Defendant is immediately restrained from performing or offering to perform air conditioning and refrigeration services without a license, and from performing or offering to perform non-exempt electrical services without a license.  

Defendant refused to stop performing, and offering to perfuming, air conditioning and refrigeration services and electrical services without a license. He failed to submit to department efforts to cease his operations and we proceeded to the District Court for Injunctive Relief.