OSBEELS Board Administrator Mari Lopez Placed On Administrative Leave

OSBEELS Board Administrator Mari Lopez Placed On Administrative Leave

Mari Lopez, Board Administrator for the Oregon State Board of Examiners for Engineering and Land Surveying (OSBEELS) was placed on administrative leave in November. This information is just now being reported due to information released last week which contains the minutes of a special meeting held just before Thanksgiving. The released documents say that there … Read more

Federal Judge Rules Oregon Law Defining ‘Engineer’ Violates Free Speech

Federal Judge Rules Oregon Law Defining 'Engineer' Violates Free Speech

On Friday, December 28, 2018, U.S. Magistrate Judge Stacie F. Beckerman declared that certain parts of Oregon’s state law and its administrative rules governing engineering practices violate the First Amendment. The case was originally filed by Mats Järlström of Beaverton against the Oregon Board of Examiners for Engineering and Land Surveying. For more information, read the … Read more