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

DAIGLE, DAMIAN J.

City: Jersey Village

County: Harris

Zip Code:77070-3426

License #: 61839

Complaint #: ACR20210008554

Date: 9/29/22

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $5,000. Respondent's Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Contractor license is revoked.

Respondent intentionally or knowingly misrepresented a necessary service, service to be provided, or service that has been provided.

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

NEMATZADEH, SINA

City: Austin

County: Travis

Zip Code: 78759-5110

License #: 59392

Complaint #: ACR20210014095

Date: 8/11/22

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $5,000. Respondent's Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Contractor license is revoked.

Respondent intentionally or knowingly misrepresented a necessary service, service to be provided, or service that has been provided.

Electricians

MARROQUIN, EDGAR L.

City: Balch Springs

County: Dallas

Zip Code: 75180

License #: 287668

Complaint #: ELC20220008026

Date: 8/4/22

Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked.

Respondent has a deferred adjudication disposition which should be considered a conviction for licensing purposes; and said conviction is directly related to the occupation.

Electricians

JENSA INC.

City: Greenville

County: Hunt

Zip Code: 75401

License #: 20948

Complaint #: ELC20210001939

Date: 7/28/22

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $3,000. Respondent's Electrical Contractor license is revoked.

Respondent evaded responsibility to client or employer.

Electricians

MATA, ISAAC A.

City: Harker Heights

County: Bell

Zip Code: 76548

License #: 232280

Complaint #: ELC20220004908

Date: 7/21/22

Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked.

Respondent has a deferred adjudication disposition which should be considered a conviction for licensing purposes; and said conviction is directly related to the occupation.

Electricians

PEREZ, JUAN C.

City: Mission

County: Hidalgo

Zip Code: 78573

License #: 432731

Complaint #: ELC20210010070

Date: 6/28/22

Respondent's Apprentice Electrician renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked; and Respondent shall not apply for a new license before the first anniversary of the date of the revocation.

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

Elimination of Architectural Barriers

SCHIMMER, MICHAEL J.

City: Richmond

County: Fort Bend

Zip Code: 77406

License #: 1310

Complaint #: EAB20210003265

Date: 6/30/22

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $2,500. Respondent's Registered Accessibility Specialist license is revoked.

Respondent engaged in activity that constituted dishonesty, misrepresentation, or fraud.

Massage Establishment

WANG, SHUH SHENG

City: Plano

County: Dallas

Zip Code: 75203

License #: ME3449

Complaint #: MAS20220007275

Date: 10/3/22

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $15,000. Respondent's Massage Establishment license is revoked.

Respondent employed an unlicensed individual to perform massage therapy services, the Department is charging 4 violations; 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, the Department is charging 2 violations; Respondent failed to provide appropriate draping and treatment services to protect client's safety, comfort, and privacy; Respondent allowed an employee to engage in sexual contact in the massage establishment; Respondent's representative failed to cooperate with the investigator in the performance of the inspection.

Massage Establishment

BAIRES, ROSIO

City: Spring

County: Harris

Zip Code: 77327

License #: ME5735 and MT131535

Complaint #: MAS20210008317

Date: 8/4/22

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $32,800; and Respondent's Massage Establishment and Massage Therapist licenses are revoked.

Respondent employed an unlicensed individual to perform massage therapy services; Respondent allowed an employee to engage in sexual contact in the massage establishment, the Department is charging 4 violations; Respondent engaged in sexual contact during a session with a client, the Department is charging 2 violations.

Massage Establishment

LILY’S MASSAGE

City: El Paso

County: El Paso

Zip Code; 79912

License #: ME5697

Complaint #: MAS20210003136

Date: 6/23/22

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $13,000; and Respondent's Massage Establishment license is revoked.

Respondent allowed an individual, including a student, license holder, or employee, to reside on the premises of the massage establishment; Respondent allowed an employee to engage in sexual contact in the massage establishment, the Department is charging 2 violations.

Massage Establishment

WEI, CHONGMEI

City: El Paso

County: El Paso

Zip: 79935-2752

License #: ME4740

Complaint #: MAS20210002129

Date: 5/27/22

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $2,500; and Respondent's Massage Establishment license is revoked.

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

Massage Establishment

WU, LI LI

City: Round Rock

County: Williamson

Zip Code: 78681

License #: ME6401

Complaint #: MAS20210013759

Date: 5/6/22

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $8,000; and Respondent's Massage Establishment license is revoked.

Respondent performed the practice of massage therapy without a massage therapist license; Respondent allowed an employee to engage in sexual contact in the massage establishment, the Department is charging 2 violations Respondent failed to provide appropriate draping and treatment services to protect client's safety, comfort, and privacy.

Massage Therapist

VEGA, JORDY LEANDRO

City: Houston

County: Harris

Zip Code: 77083

License #: MT122762

Complaint #: MAS20200014121

Date: 8/4/22

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $12,500; and Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

Respondent engaged in sexual contact during a session with a client, the Department is charging 2 violations; 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

BROWN, TRISTAN D.

City: Round Rock

County: Williamson

Zip Code: 78681

License #: MT131842

Complaint #: MAS20200005237

 Date: 6/23/22

Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

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 Therapist

ZHENG, RONG

City: Kingwood

County: Harris

Zip Code: 77339

License #: MT126983

Complaint #: MAS20200016804

Date: 5/7/22

Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

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

Cease and Desist Orders

License Type Name and Location Order Basis for Order

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

GAYTAN, RUBEN

City: San Antonio

County: Bexar

Zip Code: 78228

License #: None

Complaint #: ACR20210016122

11/22/21

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

NAVARRO, VICTOR M.

City: Laredo

County: Webb

Zip Code: 78041

License #: None

Complaint #: BAR20210014641

Date: 11/16/21

Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from operating or managing a barbershop.

Respondent operated a barbershop without holding the appropriate license.

Barbers

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.

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.

Electricians

COULTER, MICHAEL R.

City: Livingston

County: Polk

Zip Code: 77351

License #: 42719

Complaint #: ELC20220008787

Date: 4/28/22

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 or electrician license.

Massage Therapy

QUINTERO, RAUL M. JR.

City: San Antonio

County: Bexar

License #: Not Licensed

Complaint #: MAS20200012068

Date: 9/12/22

Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from acting as a massage therapist, representing himself as a massage therapist, or from providing any service with a purported health benefit that involves physical contact with a client.

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

Massage Therapy

DEMARR, THOMAS

City: Killeen

County: Bell

License #: MT134683 and MI4192

Complaint #: MAS20220017990

Date: 9/14/22

Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from performing and/or offering to perform sexual contact during massage therapy sessions with clients, or from using a consultation document which lacks required information.

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

THE JADE SISTERS GROUP LLC

City: Huffman

County: Harris

Zip Code: 77336-4559

License #: Not Licensed

Complaint #: MAS20220010453

Date: 8/3/22

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 Establishment

SPA GOZ

City: Houston

County: Harris

Zip Code: 77040-6200

License #: Not Licensed

Complaint #: MAS20220015872

Date: 8/23/22

Respondents are 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.

Respondents operated a massage establishment without a massage establishment license.

Massage Establishment

BAO, RUQING

City: Houston

County: Harris

Zip Code: 77015

License #: Not Licensed

Complaint #: MAS20210007720

Date: 6/9/22

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 Establishment

NGUYEN, THOMAS

City: Houston

County: Harris

Zip Code: 77063-3929

License #: None

Complaint #: MAS20210004328

Date: 5/2/22

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 Therapy

HE, CONGJIN

City: Fort Worth

County: Tarrant

State: Texas

Zip Code: 76108

License #: Not Licensed

Complaint #: MAS20210015543

Date: 12/15/21

Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from acting as a massage therapist and from performing and/or offering to perform massage therapy or other massage services.

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

Massage Therapy

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.

Tow Trucks

LONGHORN WRECKER INC.

City: Dallas

County: Dallas

Zip Code: 75220

License #: 6127047C

Complaint #: TOW20200006633

Date: 10/7/21

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

YOUSEF, ALAA E.

City: Houston

County: Harris

Zip Code: 77084

License #: Not Licensed

Complaint #: VSF20220003899

Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from acting as, impersonating, performing, or offering to perform work as a vehicle storage facility. Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from acting as, impersonating, performing, or offering to perform work as a vehicle storage facility employee.

Respondent operated a vehicle storage facility in the state of Texas without holding the appropriate license; Respondent worked in a vehicle storage facility without holding an employee license.

Vehicle Storage Facility

JODY WADE ENTERPRISES LLC

City: Wichita Falls

County: Wichita

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 Therapy

SIMERSKEY, JIMMY

City: Cypress

County: Harris

Zip Code: 77060-3212

License #: MT129745 and MI3738

Complaint #: MAS20220002811

Date: 8/4/22

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $15,000; and Respondent's Massage Therapist and Massage Therapy Instructor licenses are revoked for the remainder of Respondent's lifetime.

Respondent engaged in sexual contact during a session with a client, the Department is charging 4 violations; 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 obtain an updated client consultation document after the client's reason for seeking massage therapy changed; Respondent made a misleading statement about the practice of massage therapy.

Massage Therapy

LU, DEFU

City: Brooklyn, NY

Zip Code: 11228-1051

License # MSP2103

Complaint #: MAS20210009872

Date: 8/7/22

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $2,500; and Respondent's Massage Student Permit is revoked. Respondent is permanently restrained from practicing massage therapy and/or owning a massage establishment for the remainder of Respondent's lifetime.

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

Massage Therapist

PONCE, EMMANUEL

City: Houston

County: Harris

Zip Code: 77098-1591

License #: MT131532

Complaint #: MAS20220001827

Date: 5/23/2022

Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked. Respondent is permanently restrained and enjoined from offering and/or performing massage therapy and other massage services for the remainder of his lifetime. Respondent is permanently restrained and enjoined from owning and/or operating a Massage Establishment for the remainder of his lifetime.

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

Massage Therapy

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

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.

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.