Gavin Newsom in war of words with DeSantis over Martha’s Vineyard migrant flight

California Governor Gavin Newsom has been accused of hypocrisy for harshly criticizing migrant transports from Texas and Florida, despite previously running his own initiative to bus homeless people away from San Francisco. Newsom, a Democrat, engaged in a public war of words with Florida Governor Ron DeSantis after last week’s high-profile flights carrying Venezuelan migrants … Read more

Maritime Sustainment Technology and Innovation Consortium Hits Milestone 300th Member |

SUMMERVILLE, SC, Sept. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Maritime Sustainment Technology and Innovation Consortium (MSTIC), established by The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Philadelphia Division (NSWCPD), is pleased to announce the achievement of its milestone 300th member. That member is Systel, Inc. located out of Sugar Land, Texas. Systel designs and manufactures rugged computing solutions purpose-built … Read more

Who Gets Student Loan Forgiveness? Relief Prompts Joy, Angst

By BIANCA VÁZQUEZ TONESS, Associated Press For Nick Marcil, the cancellation of $10,000 of his student loans could mean at last moving out of his parents’ house. Marcil, 24, studied at a Pennsylvania state college, earned scholarships and worked jobs while pursuing degrees in education but still owed $18,000 before Wednesday’s work by the Biden … Read more

World’s Largest Branding Iron is in Vega, Texas

If you love to see the World’s Largest anything, then you are about 30 minutes away from something spectacular. Did you know Vega, Texas has the World’s Largest Branding Iron? The branding iron is 22-foot-long, 3,000-pound branding iron with the XIT ranch logo. A bit of XIT Rodeo and Reunion Site: There was nothing in … Read more

CFPB: New Sheriff in Town for Tech Companies?

On August 10, 2022, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) issued a final Interpretive Rule stating that the Consumer Financial Protection Act (CFPA) applies to companies engaged in targeted advertising of financial products and services. Because the CFPB considers these companies to be covered by the CFPA, they would be subject to civil money penalties … Read more

Dallas-Fort Worth spinal surgeon says lawsuit claims untrue

Dr. Anil Kesani was sued in April 2019 after a patient accused him of misplacing screws during a spinal surgery and causnig permanent damage at Baylor Medical Center in Trophy Club. He says the woman’s claims are inconsistent and false. Provided Dr. Anil Kesani was celebrating his anniversary in Hawaii in 2019 with his wife … Read more

Here’s what non-Texans think about the Lone Star State’s business economy

As Houston and the rest of Texas continue to welcome out-of-state businesses, there’s some affirming news from a new poll. More than half of non-Texans believe the Lone Star State is a good place to launch a business. The survey, conducted earlier this summer by Austin-based Crosswinds Media & Public Relations and Asbury Park, New … Read more

Delaware Implements New Amendments to the Delaware General Corporation Law

Effective August 1, 2022, the Delaware General Corporation Law (the DGCL)—the statutory code that governs Delaware corporations—has been amended to make several significant changes. Among other things, the amendments will allow Delaware corporations to adopt charter provisions to exculpate officers from personal liability in certain contexts, and the amendments will also give corporations greater flexibility … Read more

Fifth Circuit Vacates FERC Orders, Reaffirming Contract Rejection Powers in Bankruptcy

On July 19, 2022, the US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit added to a stream of recent decisions upholding a right to “reject” regulated energy debt contracts in bankruptcy, even over the objection of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). With its decision, the court vacated a pair of FERC orders entered prior … Read more

McKesson Earns Top Score as One of the Best Places to Work for Disability Inclusion

IRVING, Texas – For the seventh consecutive year, McKesson is honored as one of the ‘Best Places to Work for Disability Inclusion’ by Disability Equality Index (DEI). McKesson earned a top score of 100% for the fourth year in a row by creating an open and inclusive culture for all team members including those with … Read more