California Senate passes a bill to provide job protections to employees of small businesses. But some say the protections will hurt those businesses.
Melody Gutierrez. Los Angeles Times. Thu, 2 Jul 2020 18:49:29 -0400.
The New York City Marathon scheduled for November 1 has been canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic. Mayor Bill de Blasio said he applauds officials for prioritizing safety.
Daily Mail. Wed, 24 Jun 2020 23:49:25 +0100.
Florida Sen. Marco Rubio introduced a bill Thursday that would protect the NCAA from being challenged in court if the association changes its rules to allow athletes to earn money for endorsement deals and personal appearances.
Fox News. Fri, 19 Jun 2020 08:43:30 GMT.
A bipartisan group of U.S. senators introduced legislation on Thursday aimed at protecting research and innovation on U.S. campuses and preventing suspected theft of intellectual property by China and other countries.
Reuters. Thu, 18 Jun 2020 10:18:23 -0400.
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