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New York AG leads push to recognize ERA

New York Attorney General Letitia James is leading a coalition of 19 attorneys general and one governor in a fight to recognize the Equal Rights Amendment as the 28th amendment to the U.S. Constitution. An amendment requires three-quarters of states ...

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Law firm combinations at lowest point in 10 years, report says

There were seven law firm combinations announced in the United States in the second quarter of 2020, a sluggish pace that is likely caused by the pandemic-driven economic slowdown, according to an online service that tracks law firm mergers and acquisitions. All ...

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Ollie’s announces new CEO

Ollie’s Bargain Outlet Holdings Inc. officially announced Tuesday that its board of directors named John Swygert as its new president, CEO and member of the board.

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Ollie’s announces death of founder and CEO Mark Butler

Mark Butler, co-founder and CEO of Ollie’s Bargain Outlet Holdings Inc., died Sunday, according to company officials. The 61-year-old passed away unexpectedly while spending the Thanksgiving holiday weekend with his family. The board of directors on Monday named John Swygert ...

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How personal devices are changing health care

The booming wearables market is transforming the health care industry as patients use smartphone apps, the Apple Watch, Fitbits and Garmins to track their heart rate, check for heart arrhythmia, and monitor physical activity, sleep patterns and hydration. And they’re ...

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