April 2013

Nutrition Science Initiative receives $35.5 million to conduct innovative research studies

SAN DIEGO, CALIF.—Just six months after its official launch, the Nutrition Science Initiative (NuSI) has received a $35.5 million commitment from the Laura and John Arnold Foundation (LJAF) to fund three experiments investigating the link between diet, obesity, and obesity-related diseases, including diabetes, heart disease, stroke, Alzheimer’s disease, and cancer. This commitment follows LJAF’s $4.7 million seed … Read More

Pension Litigation Summary outlines recent court decisions

HOUSTON, TX—In the first quarter of 2013, judges in Florida, Louisiana, and California issued decisions in cases related to pension reform. The details of those rulings and information about other ongoing court proceedings are outlined in the first quarterly update of the Pension Litigation Summary. The report, published by the Laura and John Arnold Foundation … Read More