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Utah Physical Therapy Unlawful Conduct
"Unlawful conduct" means conduct, by any person, that is defined as unlawful under this title and includes:
Practicing or engaging in, representing oneself to be practicing or engaging in, or attempting to practice or engage in any profession requiring licensure under this title if the person is:
Knowingly employing any other person to practice or engage in or attempt to practice or engage in any profession licensed under this title if the employee is not licensed to do so under this title.
Knowingly permitting the person's authority to practice or engage in any profession licensed under this title to be used by another, except as permitted by law.
Obtaining a passing score on a licensure examination, applying for or obtaining a license, or otherwise dealing with the division or a licensing board through the use of fraud, forgery, or intentional deception, misrepresentation, misstatement, or omission.
Issuing, or aiding and abetting in the issuance of, an order or prescription for a drug or device to a person located in this state:
Aiding or abetting any other person to violate any statute, rule, or order regulating a profession under this title.
Utah Code § 58-1-501
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