"It is crystal clear that this challenge is coming directly from the White House, which is ignoring the risk of a second wave of the virus and pushing too quickly to roll back public health guidelines," she said. "We know that will only prolong the pandemic and make the economic pain that much worse for Michiganders. No matter what happens, I will always put the health and safety of Michiganders first." … [Read more...] about DOJ backs lawsuit against Michigan governor’s stay-at-home measures
Baby powder lawsuit
On May 18th, 2020, Judge George H. Wu brought the litigation that began on May 30th, 2012, between BHUSD and Metro (MTA) to an end. The Federal Court ruled in favor of MTA in the case regarding permitting MTA to continue with staging construction at the High School's fence line. On behalf of the Board of Education, President, Mrs. Isabel Hacker stated: "The District's ongoing responsibility is to ensure the safety of the students and staff during Metro's work and continue to pursue our interests through the eminent domain process." … [Read more...] about MTA Lawsuit Update
"Now more than ever, this country needs a sensible national program that strikes the right regulatory balance for the environment, the auto industry, the economy, safety and American families," EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler said in a statement in March. "(The rule) does all of those things by improving fuel economy, continuing to reduce air pollution and making new vehicles more affordable for all Americans." … [Read more...] about LA Sues EPA Over Rollback On Clean Air Protection
"This film producer allegedly made a series of misrepresentations to a bank and the Small Business Administration to illegally secure taxpayer money that he then used to fund his nearly empty personal bank account," said U.S. Attorney Nick Hanna. "The Paycheck Protection Program was implemented to help small businesses stay afloat during the financial crisis, and we will act swiftly against those who abuse the program for their own personal gain." … [Read more...] about Beverly Hills Producer Arrested For $1.7M Coronavirus Fraud: Feds
In February, L Brands was prepared to sell a majority stake of Victoria's Secret to Sycamore Partners, a deal that would have spun off the Victoria's Secret brand — made up of Victoria's Secret Lingerie, Victoria's Secret Beauty, and PINK — into a separate, standalone company. … [Read more...] about Victoria’s Secret Closing 250 Stores: What’s Near Beverly Hills?