California Bureau of Electronic and Appliance Repair Defense Attorney
The California Bureau of Electronic and Appliance Repair licenses and regulates Electronic Repair, Appliance Repair, Home Furnishings and Thermal Insulation professionals throughout the state. All licensees must adhere to the Business & Professions Code and regulations enacted by the California Bureau of Electronic and Appliance Repair.
Licenses issued by the Bureau of Electronic and Appliance Repair include:
1) Appliance Repair Dealer License
2) Custom Upholsterer Business License
3) Electronics Repair Dealer License
4) Furniture and Bedding Manufacturer License
5) Furniture and Bedding Retailer License
6) Furniture and Bedding Wholesaler License
7) Importer License
8) Sanitizer License
9) Service Contract Administrator License
10) Service Contract Seller License
11) Supply Dealer License
12) Thermal Insulation Manufacturer License
The California Bureau of Electronic and Appliance Repair can initiate an investigation, issue a Citation or file an Accusation for the following acts:
1) Felony convictions
2) Misdemeanor convictions
3) Violations of the Business & Professions Code
The California Bureau of Electronic and Appliance Repair, or California BEAR, uses the “substantial relationship” test to determine whether a criminal conviction will affect one’s ability to practice. Any criminal conviction that is substantially related to the duties, qualifications and functions of a licensee will result in an investigation by the Board and filing of an Accusation.
These violations of the Business & Professions Code can also trigger an Accusation:
1) Failure to Maintain Records
2) Departure from Accepted Trade Practices
3) Dishonest Dealing
5) Misleading Statement
6) Unlicensed Activity
7) Unprofessional Conduct
Potential consequences of an investigation, citation or Accusation include:
1) Bureau of Electronic and Appliance Repair license suspension
2) Bureau of Electronic and Appliance Repair license revocation
3) Bureau of Electronic and Appliance Repair license probation
4) Criminal charges
5) Administrative fines
Licensees are often charged with criminal offenses in California:
Many Bureau of Electronic and Appliance Repair, or CA BEAR, licensees are charged with criminal offenses in California. Law enforcement officers throughout the state investigate Bureau of Electronic and Appliance Repair licensees for criminal law violations. The California Attorney General’s Office conducts sting operations designed to catch individuals violating the law.
If you possess a California Bureau of Electronic and Appliance Repair license and are facing an investigation or Accusation, contact the Law Offices of Seth Weinstein at (310) 707-7131.
We represent Bureau of Electronic and Appliance Repair licensees in applying for and defending California Bureau of Electronic and Appliance Repair licenses in Alameda, Bakersfield, Beverly Hills, Chico, Concord, Contra Costa County, Cupertino, Davis, El Centro, Escondido, Eureka, Fontana, Fremont, Fresno, Hanford, Hayward, Hemet, Hollywood, Humboldt County, Imperial County, Indio, Kern County, Lancaster, Long Beach, Los Angeles, Madera, Marin County, Mendocino, Merced, Modesto, Monterey, Mountain View, Murrieta, Napa, Oakland, Oceanside, Ontario, Orange County, Oxnard, Palm Springs, Palmdale, Palo Alto, Paso Robles, Perris, Placerville, Rancho Cucamonga, Redding, Richmond, Riverside, Roseville, Sacramento, Salinas, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Francisco, San Joaquin County, San Jose, San Luis Obispo, San Mateo, Santa Barbara, Santa Clara County, Santa Clarita, Santa Cruz, Santa Maria, Santa Monica, Santa Rosa, Simi Valley, Stockton, Sunnyvale, Temecula, Thousand Oaks, Tracy, Truckee, Tulare, Turlock, Vacaville, Vallejo, Ventura County, Victorville, Visalia, Vista, Walnut Creek, West Hollywood, and Yuba City.