Posted on: Saturday, May 24, 2008
Businesses, individuals fined total $14,000 in April; some disciplined
The Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs and its boards and commissions overseeing professions and vocations handed out $14,000 in fines and took several disciplinary actions in April.
The following actions were taken:
Dr. Claude W. Zeifman was fined $500 by the Board of Medical Examiners.
Dr. Philip Gustave Martin was put on probation for a minimum of five years and fined $1,000 by the Board of Medical Examiners.
Dr. Gregory Paul Thibault was put on probation for six months and fined $5,000 by the Board of Medical Examiners.
Dr. Chih-Cheng Frank Chen was put on probation for three months and fined $1,000 by the Board of Medical Examiners.
RX Direct Inc. was fined $500 by the Board of Pharmacy.
Prime Therapeutics LLC, doing business as Prime Mail Pharmacy Services, was fined $500 by the Board of Pharmacy.
Sang Doo Choi, doing business as Holo Holo Auto, agreed to a voluntary license revocation by the Motor Vehicle Industry Licensing Board.
Arthur G. Crabtree had his license revoked by the Real Estate Commission.
Julianna Garris, Patricia Choi and Patricia Choi Realty were fined by the Real Estate Commission; Garris paid a $3,000 fine, while Patricia Choi and Patricia Choi Realty paid a $1,000 fine.
Sonia R. Preuss had her license revoked by the Board of Nursing.
UK Holding Corp., doing business as Equity Funding Group, and Brian S. Kobayashi surrendered their licenses and agreed not to reapply for licenses with the Mortgage Broker and Solicitor Program.
Sammy Ok Kim, doing business as TLC Massage Therapist, was fined $1,000 by the Board of Massage Therapy.
Tuoi T. Pham and Tuoi T. Pham Hair Styling LLC were fined $500 by the Board of Barbering and Cosmetology.