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Your local elected officials periodically have business news specifically for businesses in this area.
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Online marketplace for international and domestic Chinese manufacturers and trading companies. Offers online services for importers and exporters including company directories, catalog and trade leads, and much more.
Bureau of Labor Statistics
A wealth of economic information.
Business Plan Archive
A searchable repository of business plans from both successful and unsucessful businesses.
Complete contents of BusinessWeek domestic and international issues, plus exclusive online features.
California Secretary of State – Business Portal
Filing requirements, name availability, status requests, copies/certificates.
California Secretary of State – Trademarks and Service Marks
Information on filing a trademark in the State of California.
Department of Corporations
Responsible for the regulation of securities, franchises, off-exchange commodities, investment and financial services, independent escrows, consumer and commercial finance lending, and residential mortgage lending.
Fedworld Information Services
Comprehensive Guide to Government Databases.
Collects and organizes statistics from 70 agencies.
Provides analysis of financial markets, industries, and companies.
Table of contents, cover story, and selected columns from Forbes, Forbes FYI, and Forbes ASAP
Organizes federal, state and local government links cleanly and well.
Searchable database for free information on companies, industries and executives.
Free and low-cost information about lawsuits, bankruptcies, U.C.C. and other public filings for businesses and individuals.
My Own Business
Find free sample business plans, frequently asked questions and business plan tips.
Free confidential business advice from retired industry executives.
State and Local Government Websites
From Piper Resources.
Provides insight and opinion on international news, world politics, business, finance, science and technology, and cultural trends.
U.S. Business Advisor
Information and services provided by the government for the business community.
U.S. Department of Commerce
Promotes American businesses, keeps a vast array of economic statistics, conducts the census, issues patents and trademarks, sets industrial standards.
Information regarding importing and exporting issues related to the U.S. Customs Service.
Valley Economic Development Center
San Fernando Valley based business assistance center. Loan Prep.
Wall Street Journal
Covers international business and finance news. Paid subscription required for some content.
Group of five international organizations responsible for providing finance and advice to countries for the purposes of economic development and eliminating poverty.