No More Schools for Plumbers?

The Texas Sunset Advisory Commission recently decided to drop the high school diploma/GED requirements for a journeyman plumber’s license.  When consumers call a plumber, typically a journeyman is the one who comes out to fix the pipes. Sometimes a plumber’s apprentice also comes out. So this rule change affects everyone. Despite dropping the requirement for […]

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Fighting Fertility Fraud

In its most recent session the Texas Legislature voted to delcare fertility fraud a form of sexual assault.  Senate Bill 1259, effective Sept. 1, will make it a felony for a healthcare professional to inseminate a patient with reproductive material from an unauthorized donor. Offenders could receive up to two years in prison and/or a […]

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