.05 Improper Solicitation of Professional Employment.

A. Except for gifts of only token value and the usual commissions paid to licensed employment agencies, a licensee may not compensate, give anything of value, or offer to compensate or give anything of value:

(1) To a person or organization to recommend or secure employment as a landscape architect; or

(2) As a reward for having made a recommendation resulting in his employment as a landscape architect.

B. When competing for professional employment, a licensee may not falsify or permit misrepresentation of the licensee's qualifications or those of the licensee's associates.