A new state law bars sports team owners from writing off league penalties on their taxes. A new state law bars sports team owners from writing off league penalties on their taxes.
Sterling, then the team's owner, was fined .5 million by the NBA in April. Sterling, then the team's owner, was fined .5 million by the NBA in April.
To qualify, the worker must have worked at least 12 months for the employer for a total of at least 1,250 hours and the employer must have 50 or more employees.
In the United States, redlining is the practice of denying services, either directly or through selectively raising prices, to residents of certain areas based on the racial or ethnic composition of those areas.
The use of blacklists is a related mechanism also used by redliners to keep track of groups, areas, and people that the discriminating party feels should be denied business or aid or other transactions.
In the academic literature, redlining falls under the broader category of credit rationing.
In the 1960s, a sociologist named John Mc Knight coined the term "redlining" to describe the discriminatory practice of fencing off areas where banks would avoid investments based on community demographics.
(Danny Moloshok / Associated Press) Hundreds of California laws take effect with the new year, including several drafted in response to corruption scandals in the Legislature, the mass shooting in Isla Vista last spring and racially inflammatory comments by the former owner of the Los Angeles Clippers.
Others address drug crimes, the use of aerial drones by paparazzi and rights for immigrants who are in the country illegally. Others don't kick in until July, including a ban on single-use plastic grocery bags.
The measures followed the May massacre in Isla Vista, where Elliot Rodger killed six UC Santa Barbara students and wounded 13 others.
Less than a month before, police had visited Rodger to check on his welfare but did not know he had guns.
Title IX does allow for a discrepancy in the cost of the equipment as long as both the football and soccer player received the same quality of equipment.