CATERINA LIPERA VS COMMISSION ON PROFESSIONAL COMPETENCE ET

Lipera v. Commission on Professional Competence, BS173096

Tentative decision on motion for order that LAUSD pay for administrative recorrd: granted

Petitioner Caterina Lipera (“Lipera”) moves for an order requiring Respondent Commission of Professional Competence (“CPC”), the Office of Administrative Hearings (“OAH”), or Real Party-in-Interest Los Angeles Unified School District (“LAUSD”) to reimburse her for $6,818.25 incurred for preparation of the administrative record.

The court has read and considered the moving papers, opposition and response (no reply was filed), and renders the following tentative decision.

A. Statement of the Case

1. Petition

Petitioner Lipera commenced this action on April 5, 2018. Her verified Petition alleges in pertinent part as follows.

Lipera was certificated employee of LAUSD for 18 years. In August 2017, LAUSD issued a notice of intention to dismiss ........