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California Bill Would Mandate Racial Diversity on Corporate Boards

A recent California bill would mandate diversity in corporate boards for all companies headquartered within the state. The bill would ban all-white corporate boards and comes on the heels of a 2018 law that mandated women hold seats in all corporate boards. This racial diversity bill AB 979 defines “underrepresented…

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Women’s History Month Profiles: Cynthia ‘Cynt’ Marshall, First Black Woman NBA CEO

Known best for: Becoming the CEO of the Dallas Mavericks — the first African American woman CEO in the NBA During Women’s History Month, DiversityInc is honoring a series of woman innovators and history makers who are often overlooked in mainstream media coverage and history books. Check back throughout March…

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Despite Growing Hispanic Workforce and Language, California’s New Law Leaves Latina Women Behind

California lawmakers passed a law requiring all public companies based in the state to have at least one female director by the end of 2019. Latina women are still being left behind in representation, despite the number of Hispanics in the civilian U.S. workforce more than doubling from 10.7 million to 25.4 million workers between 1990…

Toyota Financial Services Offers Payment Relief to Customers Affected by California Wildfires and Texas Tornadoes

Originally published on pressroom.toyota.com. Toyota Financial Services (TFS) announced it is offering payment relief options to its customers affected by the recent series of wildfires throughout California, as well as the tornadoes which struck northern Texas earlier this month. This broad outreach includes any Toyota Financial Services (TFS) or Lexus Financial…

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Low Income People Hardest Hit by California Power Outages

Portable generators and solar panels are things that most low-income people can’t imagine purchasing and then paying to power when living paycheck to paycheck. The recent planned blackouts in Northern California, which are affecting around 2 million people and are meant to avoid wildfires, are shining a light on a…