Greater San Diego Business Association
by Michele Sacks Lowenstein, Attorney at Law, Certified Legal Specialist, Family Law
As everyone knows by now, on February 7, 2012 the Ninth Circuit issued its ruling on Prop 8; finding it unconstitutional. And as everyone also knows, same sex couples are still not legally able to marry in California. Why? Because the Ninth Circuit’s ruling maintained the previous stay placed on Judge Walker’s decision and…Continue
Added by GSDBA on March 30, 2012 at 10:22am — No Comments
Remember the Smothers Brothers? Donnie & Marie? Sonny & Cher? Take that, modernize it with current topics, rock/blues original music, and cammpy-sometimes lewd LGBT themed comdey and you have The Nick & Me Show - TV on the Web!
We sold both sponsor spots right away, and the interest has…Continue
Added by Melanie Peters on March 28, 2012 at 11:32am — No Comments
If you're in the final phases of completing 2011 taxes before April 15, the last thing on your mind is 2012Tax Planning. Right?
Each year the IRS adjusts certain tax numbers for inflation and tax law changes. Some planning now can save a lot of time and money later. Here are few of the adjusted numbers you'll need for your 2012 tax planning.
Added by Rebecca Luers on March 27, 2012 at 9:30am — No Comments
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When: Wednesday, March 28th
Time: 6pm to 7:30pm
Where: The San Diego LGBT Community Center, 3909 Centre Street, San Diego 92103
Moderator: Tom Fudge, Morning Edition anchor at KPBS
The San Diego LGBT Community Center
San Diego Democrats for Equality (formerly San Diego Democratic Club)
Log Cabin Republicans
LGBT Pride San Diego
and several other local…Continue
Added by Tom Luhnow on March 23, 2012 at 8:00am — No Comments
SDEA Welcomes Mike Murphy
President and CEO, Sharp HealthCare
Mike is leading San Diego’s largest private employer on a journey called The Sharp Experience, a performance improvement initiative designed to transform every aspect of the health care experience. Through this comprehensive endeavor, Sharp has advanced on every single measure of success from…Continue
Added by Eileen Conlon on March 16, 2012 at 2:05pm — No Comments
As far as search engines are concerned, your website should be a good resource. Yes, you can (and should) promote your business, but your content needs to be unique and provide helpful information to your visitors.
With advancing technology and updated algorithms, search engines – especially Google – are getting better at understanding what good content is. The algorithms use certain signals to rank websites. In the past, some of these signals were easy to discover and many marketers…Continue
Added by Amy C. Teeple on March 16, 2012 at 12:05pm — No Comments
In an effort to assess the current state of guardianship laws and their impact on the aging LGBT population, the NCLR’s Elder Law Project is seeking anecdotal stories from LGBT elders facing discrimination in guardianship and capacity proceedings. They are seeking stories that may include:
Added by Vincent M Casiano on March 14, 2012 at 7:35am — No Comments
March 15 - 2011 calendar-year corporation income tax returns are due.
April 17 - Individual income tax returns for 2011 are due.
April 17 - 2011 partnership returns are due.
April 17 - 2011 annual gift tax returns are due.
Added by Rebecca Luers on March 13, 2012 at 9:30am — No Comments
Ever pick up one of your belongings that you haven’t used in a while and hear yourself say, “I like it but” and then put it right back? Chances are you heard the “I like it” part but dismissed the but part. And that is the type of internal diagloue that more than likely has you holding on to things that you don’t really need, don’t fit, doesn’t feel good, doesn’t look good, because of guilt, don’t have room for, is compromising other people’s spaces and is just plain ole not serving…Continue
Added by Tracy Paye on March 10, 2012 at 8:50am — No Comments
Added by Lance A. Grucela on March 9, 2012 at 12:23pm — No Comments
USE IT OR LOSE IT
That is the mantra of most airline frequent flyer programs unless you keep your account active. And that doesn’t necessarily mean a flight. For example, a 99 cent purchase on iTunes earns you points on Southwest’s program and keeps your account active for 24 months. So even if you have no plans to travel, you can often preserve your miles by making an inexpensive purchase online. Below is an expiration chart and it might pay to visit each site and see what…Continue
Added by Deborah Dimery on March 8, 2012 at 10:00am — No Comments
As an Elder Law Attorney that assists seniors there are unique issues that arise with LGBT seniors. New York is constantly on the cutting edge and the Big Apple has done it again by opening one of the first Senior Centers to cater to LGBT Elders.
New York City celebrated the opening of what city officials say is the nation's first full service senior center designed specifically for the gay community. A standing-room-only crowd of more than 200 people attended the…Continue
Added by Vincent M Casiano on March 7, 2012 at 9:54am — No Comments
On March 22nd, the State Controller's office is bringing in experts to discuss the IRS rules regarding registered domestic partners and same-sex married couples. This FREE seminar was wildly popular last year and included some valuable information, so we encourage you to attend if you have questions, need assistance or wish to be better informed.
Location: The San Diego LGBT Community Center, 3909 Centre Street, San Diego 92103
Time: Registration begins at 5:30pm; program…Continue
Added by Tom Luhnow on March 6, 2012 at 10:26am — No Comments