Women’s Soccer Loses Equal Pay Bid; Other Claims Await TrialA federal judge threw out the unequal pay claim by players on the U.S. women's national soccer team in a surprising loss for the defending World Cup champions but allowed their allegation of discriminatory working conditions to go to trial.
Calif. Governor Signs Bill Allowing College Athletes To Get Paid, As LeBron James Looks OnThe controversial pay-to-play bill will allow college athletes to sign endorsement deals, hire agents and get paid for the use of their likeness or image.
Real Estate Developer Accused Of Pay-To-Play SchemeA real estate developer -- whose $72 million apartment complex in the Harbor Gateway area was approved three years ago by the Los Angeles City Council -- was charged Friday, along with his secretary, with using straw donors to funnel tens of thousands of dollars to the campaigns of more than a half-dozen local politicians.
Hollywood Casting Workshops Accused Of Being Pay-To-Play SchemesCriminal charges were filed Thursday against Hollywood casting workshops that Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer says were pay-to-play schemes.