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DCBA celebrates Small Business Week 2016

If you own a small business or you’re thinking about starting a business, DCBA is here to work for you. National Small Business Week takes place from May 1-7, 2016. DCBA is celebrating with two special events for entrepreneurs.

DCBA Awarded for Mediation Program during L.A. County Mediation Week

The Department of Consumer and Business Affairs (DCBA) is proud to celebrate Mediation Week in the County of Los Angeles from April 4-8, 2016.

Keep Protecting Yourself After the Disaster

Emergencies, such as the current gas leak in Porter Ranch, might cause significant damage. Some people try to profit from those who are most vulnerable. Know the difference between those who help and harm.