Airplane-leasing billionaire Steven Udvar-Hazy hates to wait. When the chairman and chief executive officer of Air Lease Corp. is ready to take off in his Gulfstream IV jet from Los Angeles’s Van Nuys Airport one August morning, he drives straight up to the plane in his black Volks- wagen Jetta, bounds up the stairway, throws off his suit jacket and hops into the pilot seat.
Billy Hunter, the ousted National Basketball Players Association executive director, will be able to pursue his breach of contract claims against the union after a court ruling in Van Nuys, California, his lawyer said.
Bloomberg BNA — Virtually all of the water flushed down toilets and sent down drains in U.S. homes and businesses goes to wastewater treatment plants where it is cleaned up and then discharged into rivers, lakes, streams and oceans.
Easton-Bell Sports Inc. is marketing notes as borrowers issued at least $9.8 billion of U.S. corporate debt yesterday, almost double the daily average this month, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.
California’s Assembly gave preliminary approval to begin construction of a $68 billion high-speed passenger rail line down the spine of the most populous U.S. state, even as polls show waning public support.