Enforcement Actions - F

Enforcement Pages

Using the first letter of the individual’s last name select the letter group below that corresponds. This will display enforcement actions for the corresponding letter group.


Each page of the Enforcement Actions section is divided into subsections for citations, administrative actions, and convictions. You should check each subsection to see if an enforcement action has been taken against the individual you are seeking.

Citations

Yvonne Marie Farrell

Mountain View—The Board issued a two-count citation that included a $1,500 administrative fine to Yvonne Marie Farrell, architect license number C-22393, for alleged violations of BPC 5600.05(a)(1) (License Renewal Process; Audit; False or Misleading Information on Coursework on Disability Access Requirements) and CCR 160(b)(2) (Rules of Professional Conduct). The action alleged that Farrell failed to provide documentation to the Board from the course provider upon an audit of her 2013 License Renewal Application and failed to respond to the Board’s requests for information within 30 days in regards to an investigation. The citation became final on October 8, 2015.

Joseph Michael Fazio

Boston, Massachusetts—The Board issued a one-count citation that included a $500 administrative fine to Joseph Michael Fazio, architect license number C-22467, for an alleged violation of BPC 5600.05(a)(1) (License Renewal Process; Audit; False or Misleading Information on Coursework on Disability Access Requirements). The action alleged that Fazio certified false or misleading information on his 2015 License Renewal Application. Fazio paid the fine, satisfying the citation. The citation became final on May 18, 2016.

Bernard Castillo Feig

La Verne—The Board issued a two-count citation that included a $1,000 administrative fine to Bernard Castillo Feig, architect license number C-11006, for alleged violations of BPC 5536.22(a) (Written Contract) and California Code of Regulations section (CCR) 160(f)(1) (Rules of Professional Conduct). The action alleged that Feig failed to execute a written contract prior to commencing professional services and he did not obtain written consent from the client to materially alter the scope or objective of the project. Feig paid the fine, satisfying the citation. The citation became final on January 28, 2015.

Phillip R. Felix

Newport Beach—The Board issued a four-count citation that included a $2,000 administrative fine to Phillip R. Felix, an unlicensed individual, for alleged violations of BPC section 5536(a) (Practice without License or Holding Self Out as Architect). The action alleged that Felix’s firm, "Lewis-Felix, Inc., Architects & Planners," signed agreements, which included fees for "architectural & engineering," and prepared plans for four projects. Felix’s title block on the plans shows his firm name, which included the term "architects." Felix also offered to design a commercial building, which is not a building described in BPC section 5537(a) as an exempt project. The citation became final on January 12, 2012.

Robert C. Frear

San Francisco—The Board issued a one-count citation that included a $500 administrative fine to Robert C. Frear, architect license number C-12420, for an alleged violation of BPC 5600.05(a)(1) (License Renewal Process; Audit; False or Misleading Information on Coursework on Disability Access Requirements). The action alleged that Frear certified false or misleading information on his 2015 License Renewal Application. Frear paid the fine, satisfying the citation. The citation became final on September 30, 2015.

Administrative Actions

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Convictions

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