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California passes major climate bills to reduce emissions by 2030

Rebecca Campbell Sep. 7, 2016, 2:55pm

SACRAMENTO – The state of California recently passed two climate change bills to help tackle North America’s emissions targets with California aiming to reduce its carbon pollution to 40 percent below 1990 levels by 2030.

VLP Law Group adds partner with diverse background to the Intellectual Property Practice Group

Rebecca Campbell Aug. 26, 2016, 9:12am

PALO ALTO – The VLP Law Group LLC continues to expand its organization. Leaders recently announced that a new partner will be joining the firm’s Intellectual Property Practice Group based in Silicon Valley, California.

California attorney general agrees to Providence-St. Joseph merger

Rebecca Campbell Aug. 4, 2016, 7:39pm

LOS ANGELES – St. Joseph Health and Providence Health & Services are to merge, creating the nation’s third-largest nonprofit health system.

Grande Lum returns to California's Accordence

Rebecca Campbell May 31, 2016, 7:58pm

SAN FRANCISCO – Grande Lum, former director of the U.S. Department of Justice's Community Relations Service (CRS), has returned to Accordence, the California negotiation training and consulting company he founded, to serve as a senior adviser.

Former Polycom CEO settles with SEC for alleged failure disclose corporate perks

Rebecca Campbell Apr. 27, 2016, 3:00pm

SAN FRANCISCO – The federal government is cracking down on companies - and their executives - who fail to disclose corporate perks. 

ABA backs away from Rocket Lawyer partnership aimed at helping small business owners

Rebecca Campbell Mar. 21, 2016, 8:57pm

SAN FRANCISCO – The American Bar Association (ABA) has abandoned a pilot project aimed at helping small business owners after facing resistance from state and local bar groups.