About 3 years ago

08/28/2020 - D.C. Sues Instacart, Alleging ‘Deceptive’ Service Fees And Unpaid Sales Taxes

– The Washington Post
D.C. Attorney General Karl A. Racine (D) has filed a lawsuit against the grocery delivery service Instacart, ­alleging it has failed to pay hundreds of thousands of dollars in District sales tax and deceived local consumers into believing extra service fees were actually tips for workers.
– The Wall Street Journal
Business and building owners say delays in glass shipments, flagging sales because of the coronavirus pandemic and, in some cases, concern over future unrest are all contributing to the slow removal of the plywood protections.
A USA TODAY analysis shows that while corporations and boardrooms have added African Americans over the decades, the executive suite has not, even at companies that have diverse boards.
– The Washington Post
At America’s 350 largest companies, the pay ratio between chief executives and workers was 320-to-1, the researchers found.