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Moving toward privatizing our courts in California

By   /  Friday, May 29th, 2015  /  Law, Op/Eds  /  Comments Off on Moving toward privatizing our courts in California

By Lisa Spiwak California courts have been devastated by deep budget cuts.  In California, over 50 courthouses have been shut down and over 250 courtrooms are now closed. Fewer courtrooms and fewer judges mean that it takes longer to get into court and that could be highly relevant to any business seeking legal redress from Read More →

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Virtual currency is finding global niches

By   /  Friday, May 15th, 2015  /  Latest news, Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Virtual currency is finding global niches

By Lisa Spiwak This month, there has been a major event in the world of American finance. On May 7, itBit became America’s first national regulatory-compliant Bitcoin exchange. This is a very big deal because it paves the way for customers to now feel more comfortable with virtual currency, which appears to be one of Read More →

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A message for Mother’s Day

By   /  Friday, May 1st, 2015  /  Latest news, Op/Eds  /  Comments Off on A message for Mother’s Day

By Lisa Spiwak All of us mothers fiercely love our children. We would do anything to help them. Unfortunately many of our American mothers have chosen ways to help their children that may be counterproductive. This is a fairly recent phenomenon in our history termed, “the helicopter mom syndrome.” Helicopter moms are so named because, Read More →

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Op/ed: Is China’s growth chimeral?

By   /  Friday, April 17th, 2015  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Op/ed: Is China’s growth chimeral?

While a boon for export industries, a weaker yuan is further adding to default risks.

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Op/ed: The clean-energy future is now

By   /  Friday, April 10th, 2015  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Op/ed: The clean-energy future is now

The most important piece of news on the energy front isn’t the plunge in oil prices, but the progress that is being made in battery technology.

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Op/ed: State’s tax credits open the door for business

By   /  Friday, April 3rd, 2015  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Op/ed: State’s tax credits open the door for business

A sampling of the most robust incentives and programs that companies on the Pacific Coast should be aware of.

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Op/ed: Don’t let over-regulation stifle our credit unions

By   /  Friday, April 3rd, 2015  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Op/ed: Don’t let over-regulation stifle our credit unions

Congress needs to tell regulators to stop treating credit unions like it created the financial crisis or contributed to it.

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