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California bill would give businesses 90-day grace period to comply with ADA

Shawnna Stiver Apr. 25, 2016, 12:54pm

SACRAMENTO – A bill sponsored by California State Rep. Jerry McNerney would give businesses 90 days to correct Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) violations before a lawsuit could be filed. 

Despite court ruling, overtime for financial advisers still requires case-by-case consideration

Shawnna Stiver Apr. 25, 2016, 12:46pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A ruling earlier this year by a California federal district court ruled that licensed financial advisers are exempt from overtime laws, but one legal expert said that doesn't mean the issue is so cut and dry. 

Florida widow alleges Twitter violated Anti-Terrorism Act

Shawnna Stiver Feb. 29, 2016, 4:39pm

OAKLAND – A Florida woman whose husband was killed in a terrorist attack in Jordan last year is suing Twitter, alleging the company knowingly let the Islamic State group (ISIS) use the network for spreading propaganda, raising money and recruiting members.