California Sports

Attorney Toni Jaramilla Gives ESPN Interview on Gender Discrimination in Sports Industry

02 11 2017

Attorney Toni Jaramilla Be courageous and assert your rights for equal pay and fair treatment. Know that the laws protect you from retaliation and termination for standing up for what is just. Past News Releases RSS Los Angeles, CA November 02, 2017 Renowned workers’ rights attorney Toni Jaramilla recently gave an interview on ESPN LA 710 AM regarding a high-profile gender discrimination case (Case No. BC660219 filed in the Superior Court of the State of California for the County of Los Angeles). The matter will be proceeding to arbitration. In the case, her client, who worked in the sports agency industry for more than ten years, was allegedly discriminated and retaliated against by her employer, a professional sports agency, in violation of the Fair Employment and Housing Act, The Equal Pay Act (Labor Code § 1197.5), and in violation of public policy. “She was performing the same/similar work with the same job title as her male colleagues, but was paid less in commissions...

Atlanta Earns "Connected City Award" For Wireless Network Upgrades

01 01 1970

ATLANTA, May 11, 2017 -- The City of Atlanta received a "Connected City Award" from Mobilitie, LLC, due to improvements made to its city-wide wireless networks, resulting in coverage that is more seamless, ubiquitous, capable and faster—while adding a network ready for the next generation of connectivity. The Connected City Award recognizes cities that demonstrate remarkable leadership in bringing 21st- century wireless connectivity across their neighborhoods, educational systems and businesses, helping bridge the digital divide. Connected City leaders invest in wireless solutions that empower their residents and businesses and anticipate their future needs by having the wireless systems in place to encourage innovation and opportunity. Mobilitie is bringing improved wireless service and 5G capability to Atlanta by adding small-cell sites to street lights, utility poles and free-standing cell poles like this one located in Midtown Atlanta. Representatives from Mobilitie...

AT&T AUDIENCE Network to Premiere Season 2 of "Religion of Sports" Nov. 15 at 8 p.m. ET/PT

01 01 1970

Each episode takes viewers around the world to examine untold stories of sports. It gives an in-depth look at stories celebrating the transcendent nature of sports and their influence on society. Season 2 kicks off with the fascinating story of soccer team FC Lampedusa. International refugees now living in Hamburg, Germany's St. Pauli district make up most of the team. The episode will air at the Tribeca TV Festival, presented by AT&T. It details the social responsibility the club feels for its city and members. It also bridges sports with an important, relevant social issue – immigration. The team and its fans regularly take their passion beyond the field by participating in protests against social injustices to bring about change. "Season 2 of 'Religion of Sports' will showcase...

As lice infestation levels in California reach record-highs, Organic Lice Guru announces the opening of 2 new lice treatment locations - San Francisco, CA & Berkeley, CA

01 01 1970

Organic Lice Guru Lice Removal Treatment Unfortunately many people still haven’t made the connection that they are putting hazardous neurotoxins on the scalp of their beloved child. Berkeley, CA October 02, 2017 As California experiences a record-high rate of head lice infestation, Organic Lice Guru LLC announces the addition of their 2 newest lice treatment service locations, in San Francisco, CA and Berkeley, CA. Thanks to stellar success rates in the removal of chemical-resistant “super lice", Organic Lice Guru has become THE best option for organic lice removal. With the head lice removal industry estimated at over $4B annually, sales have traditionally been dominated by pesticide-heavy OTC lice treatments. But reports of chemical-resistant "super lice" along with recent studies showing correlation between the neurotoxins contained in OTC head lice products and behavioral problems in young children, has led to an explosion of demand for all-natural lice treatments....

Arizona, Central Washington, San Diego State, Cal Poly, UC Davis Round Out Field for the Penn Mutual Collegiate Fall Rugby Classic, Nov. 4 and 5 at San Jose's Avaya Stadium

01 01 1970

Schools join USC, Stanford University and Santa Clara University as Part of Largest West Coast Sevens Rugby Event This Fall NEW YORK, October 23, 2017 - United World Sports, the owner and operator of the largest annual rugby events in the United States, today announced that the University of Arizona, Central Washington, San Diego State, Cal Poly, and UC Davis will round out the field for the Penn Mutual Collegiate Fall Rugby Classic, which will be part of Silicon Valley International 7s rugby weekend at San Jose’s Avaya Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4 and Sunday, Nov. 5. The college field will serve as a great compliment to the elite international matchups which will be featured throughout the weekend. “We are proud to be able to have a great mix of national powers and rising programs in this first year event,” said Tournament Director Jon Hinkin. “The schools participating represent some of the best rugby playing institutions not just in the state but across the...

Arecont Vision SurroundVideo Omni G3 Named 2017 Campus Safety BEST Winner

01 01 1970

SurroundVideo Omni G3 Wins Campus Safety BEST Award Arecont Vision SurroundVideo Omni G3 omnidirectional surveillance camera wins Campus Safety award for innovative products. The SurroundVideo Omni G3 is the easiest multi-sensor omnidirectional camera in the industry to install, setup, and operate.”— Brad Donaldson, VP Product Development, Arecont VisionLOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES, October 18, 2017 () -- Arecont Vision®, the industry leader in IP-based megapixel camera technology, announces that the innovative SurroundVideo® Omni G3 surveillance camera has won a 2017 Campus Safety BEST Award. This is the latest award for the omnidirectional multi-megapixel Omni G3, first unveiled in 2016.Campus Safety Magazine, honoring superior products and services for hospital, school, and university protection professionals, has announced the winners of the 2017 Campus Safety BEST Awards, including SurroundVideo Omni G3. Winning entries recognizing superlative security,...

ArcLight Cinemas Announces Female-Led Documentary Series

01 01 1970

The series is part of an ongoing commitment of ArcLight Cinemas in collaboration with Women in Entertainment to celebrate the powerful storytelling of the documentary form and to celebrate women behind the camera. This bi-annual series presents exceptional, award-winning and festival favorite documentaries to the Southern California public on the big screen. The fall season lineup includes: THE UNTOLD TALES OF ARMISTEAD MAUPIN Directed by Jennifer Kroot October 1 GIRL UNBOUND: THE WAR TO BE HER Directed by Erin Heidenreich October 8 EVERYTHING MUST CHANGE Directed by Mariam Jobrani and Kenny Krauss October 15 THE S WORD Directed by Lisa Klein October 22 All screenings are followed by...

Archer Drop & Stop Vehicle Barriers Top U.S. And European Crash Test Standards

01 01 1970

    PASADENA, CA, July 11, 2017 -- Meridian Rapid Defense Group (MRDG) announced that the Archer 1200 vehicle mitigation barrier has just received a passing certification on the European Publicly Available Specifications security standard known as the PAS 68. The barriers successfully stopped a 1500 kg vehicle travelling 48 kph becoming the only portable barrier to do so. The Archer 1200 barriers already meet U.S. Department of Defense and Department of Homeland Security guidelines and have demonstrated the ability to stop a malicious vehicle in fewer than 10 feet. The products have Consumer Confidence Report (CCR) certification and have been independently tested by engineering consultants at KPFF and Karco."Adding the European testing standard to the resume for the Archer 1200 is an important step for us in providing a rapid response security solution to countries in need," said MRDG Founder and CEO Peter Whitford. "The U.S. has been very proactive...

AquaTech Imaging Solutions Launches the Awaited AxisGO System for...

01 01 1970

AxisGo housing with pistol grip and dome port “We have been watching smartphone camera quality improve over the years, and the iPhone 7 put it over the top. AquaTech developed AxisGO for those desiring the highest quality professional system that is a portable, affordable alternative to a DSLR setup.� Huntington Beach, California May 02, 2017 AquaTech Imaging Solutions has announced the new AxisGO - the ultimate smartphone imaging solution the watersports market has been waiting for since waterproof cases and housings began hitting the market. Launching and shipping this month, the iPhone housing and accessories have been designed and rigorously tested to ensure AxisGO is the total package for aspiring to professional water photographers and videographers. The AxisGO platform begins with an exceptionally robust housing constructed from both polycarbonate and machined aluminum materials, providing extraordinary impact resistance, strength,...

Aquahydrate Inc. Welcomes Laarni Niro and Eddie Ennesser to senior leadership team

01 01 1970

Formerly Vice President of Finance at AQUAhydrate, Niro's role will now be formally expanded to include the overseeing of all financial responsibilities as well as manufacturing and logistics operations. With over 15 years of financial management experience including almost five at AQUAhydrate, Laarni has had an extremely successful career and is a very important asset to the company. Eddie Ennesser has been promoted to Senior Vice President, Sales. Prior to this, he led Eastern Division sales within the organization. He now assumes leadership responsibility of the full Field Sales and National Customer Sales teams across the US.   "Eddie has significant sales management experience and the passion it takes to lead our Selling organization," said CEO Hal Kravitz. Prior to joining AQUAhydrate, Eddie spent...

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