Will a California real estate agent get in trouble if he refuses to submit a low-ball offer?

on behalf of a potential client? For example, Jane visits a real estate office and asks for John(agent) who showed her couple of houses before. Jane asks John if he'll submit a low-ball offer on a house on behalf of her. If John refuses because there's probably no chance that the seller will accept,... show more on behalf of a potential client?

For example, Jane visits a real estate office and asks for John(agent) who showed her couple of houses before. Jane asks John if he'll submit a low-ball offer on a house on behalf of her. If John refuses because there's probably no chance that the seller will accept, will John get into trouble with department of real estate? Remember, Jane didn't write or sign any paper work with John yet.
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