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California’s Non-Equal Protection – WSJ



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We informed you per week in the past {that a} Los Angeles choose blocked California’s company board variety mandate, albeit with out submitting an opinion. It seems Superior Courtroom Choose Terry Inexperienced did file a 24-page opinion, although it wasn’t posted on the court docket’s web site till after our editorial was printed. We’re blissful to recount his logic since politicians in Sacramento are clearly in want of authorized instruction.

The Legislature’s premise for its variety mandate was that company administrators have a tendency to pick replacements who appear like them, leading to homogenous boards. Ergo, all public firms headquartered within the state have been ordered to incorporate no less than one member of an “underrepresented” race, ethnicity or sexual orientation, and two to a few for bigger boards.