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June 6, 1987 | ROBERT E. DALLOS, Times Staff Writer
Demonstrating yet again that it is jittery about the threat of a takeover, giant Allegis Corp., parent of United Airlines, has filed suit to prevent a private investment group from launching a proxy fight. Allegis accused Coniston Partners of "huckstering" and using "half truths" in their attempt to gain control of Allegis. The suit was brought in U.S. District Court in Delaware on June 2 and came to light Friday.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 18, 2012 | By Marisa Gerber, Los Angeles Times
For Elliott Sitz, fifth grade was a bully-plagued blur. One day his elementary school classmates' taunts focused on his long brown hair, the next on his friends, all of them female. "They would say, 'Oh, are you gay?' " Sitz, now a junior at Downtown Magnets High School, recalled. "It would happen every single day, all day long. " By middle school, hallway shoves and a barrage of gay epithets became the norm. He dreaded school. For students such as Elliott, a newly forged partnership between the Los Angeles Unified School District and the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center, among others, seeks to change the district's culture and attempts to eliminate bullying.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 18, 2012 | By Marisa Gerber, Los Angeles Times
For Elliott Sitz, fifth grade was a bully-plagued blur. One day his elementary school classmates' taunts focused on his long brown hair, the next on his friends, all of them female. "They would say, 'Oh, are you gay?' " Sitz, now a junior at Downtown Magnets High School, recalled. "It would happen every single day, all day long. " By middle school, hallway shoves and a barrage of gay epithets became the norm. He dreaded school. For students such as Elliott, a newly forged partnership between the Los Angeles Unified School District and the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center, among others, seeks to change the district's culture and attempts to eliminate bullying.
ENTERTAINMENT
September 23, 1988 | JUDITH MICHAELSON
The Joffrey Ballet and Cal State Los Angeles are entering into what is being billed as "a unique partnership." The bicoastal ballet company, based in New York and at the Los Angeles Music Center as resident dance company, will eventually have rehearsal and performance space on the campus as well. Details of the arrangement will be announced at a joint press conference Monday attended by officials of the Joffrey, Cal State L.A. and the Music Center. Ruth Goldway, spokeswoman for Cal State L.A.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 16, 2009 | Maeve Reston
Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa announced a partnership Wednesday with three local universities aimed at positioning the city to compete for hundreds of thousands of federal dollars for clean technology research and a proposed state institute to study climate change.
BUSINESS
July 27, 1988 | AL DELUGACH, Times Staff Writer
Two British stockbrokers, one in Los Angeles and the other in London, lost $21,700 on an ill-fated foray into the mostly lucrative world of insider trading, U.S. regulators said in a lawsuit Tuesday. The brokers, who also lost their jobs, are Geoffrey Collier, a former managing director of Morgan Grenfell Securities Ltd. of London, and Michael Cassell, a former director and registered representative at Vickers da Costa Securities in Los Angeles.
SPORTS
February 29, 1996 | T.J. SIMERS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Seattle Seahawk owner Ken Behring, saying he is now most interested in becoming part of a huge sports-entertainment complex, planned to begin meeting with business leaders in Los Angeles on Wednesday night as a prelude to finding a minority partner and permanent site for a new football stadium here. "I want a sports town around a new stadium," Behring said. "That's crucial to where I want to be. I know that's what R.D. Hubbard is talking about at Hollywood Park.
BUSINESS
April 20, 2002 | JERRY HIRSCH, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Partners in the Los Angeles office of accounting firm Arthur Andersen are in negotiations to sell parts of their Southern California business to rivals KPMG and Deloitte & Touche, according to people familiar with the talks. Until the Enron Corp. debacle, which has cost Andersen hundreds of clients and sparked massive layoffs, the firm's Southern California operations employed about 1,500 staff members and counted important businesses such as Occidental Petroleum Corp.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 16, 2009 | Maeve Reston
Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa announced a partnership Wednesday with three local universities aimed at positioning the city to compete for hundreds of thousands of federal dollars for clean technology research and a proposed state institute to study climate change.
BUSINESS
April 20, 2002 | JERRY HIRSCH, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Partners in the Los Angeles office of accounting firm Arthur Andersen are in negotiations to sell parts of their Southern California business to rivals KPMG and Deloitte & Touche, according to people familiar with the talks. Until the Enron Corp. debacle, which has cost Andersen hundreds of clients and sparked massive layoffs, the firm's Southern California operations employed about 1,500 staff members and counted important businesses such as Occidental Petroleum Corp.
SPORTS
February 29, 1996 | T.J. SIMERS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Seattle Seahawk owner Ken Behring, saying he is now most interested in becoming part of a huge sports-entertainment complex, planned to begin meeting with business leaders in Los Angeles on Wednesday night as a prelude to finding a minority partner and permanent site for a new football stadium here. "I want a sports town around a new stadium," Behring said. "That's crucial to where I want to be. I know that's what R.D. Hubbard is talking about at Hollywood Park.
ENTERTAINMENT
September 23, 1988 | JUDITH MICHAELSON
The Joffrey Ballet and Cal State Los Angeles are entering into what is being billed as "a unique partnership." The bicoastal ballet company, based in New York and at the Los Angeles Music Center as resident dance company, will eventually have rehearsal and performance space on the campus as well. Details of the arrangement will be announced at a joint press conference Monday attended by officials of the Joffrey, Cal State L.A. and the Music Center. Ruth Goldway, spokeswoman for Cal State L.A.
BUSINESS
July 27, 1988 | AL DELUGACH, Times Staff Writer
Two British stockbrokers, one in Los Angeles and the other in London, lost $21,700 on an ill-fated foray into the mostly lucrative world of insider trading, U.S. regulators said in a lawsuit Tuesday. The brokers, who also lost their jobs, are Geoffrey Collier, a former managing director of Morgan Grenfell Securities Ltd. of London, and Michael Cassell, a former director and registered representative at Vickers da Costa Securities in Los Angeles.
BUSINESS
June 6, 1987 | ROBERT E. DALLOS, Times Staff Writer
Demonstrating yet again that it is jittery about the threat of a takeover, giant Allegis Corp., parent of United Airlines, has filed suit to prevent a private investment group from launching a proxy fight. Allegis accused Coniston Partners of "huckstering" and using "half truths" in their attempt to gain control of Allegis. The suit was brought in U.S. District Court in Delaware on June 2 and came to light Friday.
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