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Conservative Group Aims To Nix Calif. Board Diversity Law

A conservative activist group has filed suit in Los Angeles court, taking aim at a law signed this week by California Gov. Gavin Newsom that will require publicly held corporations headquartered in the state to include people from “underrepresented communities” on their boards…

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Calif AG Must Face Chamber’s Challenge To Prop 65 Warnings

California’s attorney general lost a bid Thursday to kill a suit by the California Chamber of Commerce, which challenged a requirement under Proposition 65 that certain businesses post warnings about the cancer risk associated with a chemical found in coffee and other foods…

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Fashion Importer To Pay $118M Over Laundering Scheme

A Los Angeles fashion company under-invoiced imported clothes as a way of avoiding customs tariffs and laundering money, federal prosecutors said Wednesday as they announced Ambiance Apparel and its owner had agreed to plead guilty to the scheme and pay $118 million…

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Kanye West Accused Of Swiping Tech For ‘Sunday Service’

Kanye West promised a business partnership with a Black-led company, but instead stole its technology for his “Sunday Service” video and e-commerce platform, the company alleges in a suit filed Tuesday in Los Angeles federal court…

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