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July 2019

Kicking Around the Topic of the Pay Gap for U.S. Women’s Soccer

2019-07-18T18:13:55+00:00

By Todd Wulffson and Alessandra C Whipple, Carothers DiSante & Freudenberger LLP July 18, 2019 There is no question that the members of United States Women’s National Soccer Team (“USWNT”) are collectively a force to be reckoned with, having just won their fourth World Cup Championship. Celebrations of their victory, however, have become a chant of [...]

Kicking Around the Topic of the Pay Gap for U.S. Women’s Soccer2019-07-18T18:13:55+00:00

The Perfect Blend: mCloud Adds Oil & Gas to Growing Portfolio

2019-07-18T16:04:10+00:00

By Hydrocarbons Technology Staff, July 12, 2019 Artificial intelligence (AI) and analytics specialist Universal mCloud has acquired Fulcrum Automation Technologies and subsequently, Autopro Automation. Following the acquisitions, mCloud will be positioned as a major technology provider in the oil and gas sector. The Autopro acquisition will enable mCloud to develop AI-powered asset management solutions for oil [...]

The Perfect Blend: mCloud Adds Oil & Gas to Growing Portfolio2019-07-18T16:04:10+00:00

AI Startup Acquires Industrial Automation Leader

2019-07-18T16:07:23+00:00

By Tyler Orton, Business in Vancouver  July 11, 2019 What happened: Vancouver firm completes acquisition deal previously announced in April Why it matters: mCloud will be able to diversify offerings into oil and gas sector A Vancouver firm harnessing IoT and artificial intelligence to curb energy waste in buildings is tapping into some extra brainpower. [...]

AI Startup Acquires Industrial Automation Leader2019-07-18T16:07:23+00:00

June 2019

Mortuary Leader Journeys from Entry Level to Executive Level

2019-06-04T21:25:47+00:00

By Stan Goldstein, American Cemetery & Cremation June 01, 2019 Ruth Velez has worked her way to the top. The new general manager of Fairhaven Memorial Park & Mortuary in Santa Ana, California, began there in an entry-level position in 1996. “I started at the bottom doing decedent affairs. Those were the times when you [...]

Mortuary Leader Journeys from Entry Level to Executive Level2019-06-04T21:25:47+00:00

May 2019

California Affordable Housing Bill Puts Developers on a Clock

2019-05-31T23:27:14+00:00

By Meghan Hall, The Registry May 31, 2019 Discussions regarding affordable housing have been occurring since the 1960s and 70s, as communities have grappled with the state’s rapid growth. However, those conversations have changed little when it comes to the various types of affordable housing that developers and non-profits are working to bring to the [...]

California Affordable Housing Bill Puts Developers on a Clock2019-05-31T23:27:14+00:00

Haskell & White CPA Sees Upside to Latest Trade Deal

2019-05-31T23:26:33+00:00

By Erik Sherman, Fortune May 17, 2019 The U.S. has reached an agreement to drop steel and aluminum tariffs on the two countries in return for preventing Chinese steel from coming over their borders into the U.S. In a speech before the National Association of Realtors, President Trump said, “I’m pleased to announce that we’ve [...]

Haskell & White CPA Sees Upside to Latest Trade Deal2019-05-31T23:26:33+00:00

Amid Trade War the Best Offense is a Strong Defense

2019-05-14T22:52:15+00:00

By Fred Katayama, Reuters   May 13, 2019 Reuters: First American Trust chief investment officer Jerry Braakman tells Reuters' Fred Katayama investors should consider stocks in energy, utilities and healthcare as the U.S.-China trade war plays out. Watch the full segment here.

Amid Trade War the Best Offense is a Strong Defense2019-05-14T22:52:15+00:00

April 2019

25 Years of Magical Sunrise Services on Easter Sunday

2019-04-22T22:31:59+00:00

By Susan Goulding, Orange County Register April 22, 2019 In so many ways, a cemetery is an apropos setting for an Easter service. After all, according to Scripture, Jesus rose from the dead after the entombment of his body. On Sunday, April 21, around 700 worshipers gathered before dawn at Fairhaven Memorial Park in Santa [...]

25 Years of Magical Sunrise Services on Easter Sunday2019-04-22T22:31:59+00:00

A Fast-Food Employment Industry Recipe for Disaster?

2019-04-18T18:21:28+00:00

By Dan Forman, Carothers DiSante & Freudenberger LLP  April 15, 2019 Litigation over the enforcement of “no poach” agreements continues to evolve.  “No-poach” agreements have been used to promote brand consistency, efficiency and minimize employee turnover, and many franchise agreements of fast-food purveyors include such restrictions. In the summer of 2018, at least ten different states [...]

A Fast-Food Employment Industry Recipe for Disaster?2019-04-18T18:21:28+00:00

Brewers Raise a Glass; Toast Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

2019-04-18T18:18:07+00:00

By Dan Forman, Carothers DiSante & Freudenberger LLP  April 15, 2019 Craft brewers celebrated National Beer Day on April 7 with more comfort that Courts will help them protect their recipes, brewing processes and other trade secret information against rogue employees who take such information. A dispute brewing since 2013 came to a head on March [...]

Brewers Raise a Glass; Toast Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals2019-04-18T18:18:07+00:00