1. Breaking News: California State Law Mandates Female Board Directors by 2019

    Breaking News:  California State Law Mandates Female Board Directors by 2019

    (Reuters) - California will require publicly listed companies with headquarters in the state to have at least one woman on their boards of directors by end of 2019, under a bill signed into law on Sunday. The law would mandate at least two female directors by the end of 2021 if the company has five directors and three women if the company has six or more directors. Violators face fines of at least $100,000 and up to $300,000 for multiple violations of the statute...

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