California first U.S. state to mandate women on boards

Signed on Sept. 30 by Governor Jerry Brown, it will require that, by the end of 2019, each publicly traded company based in California must include one woman on their board of directors; the quota increases by the end of 2021 based on company size.

The big question that faces the legislation: Can it survive already brewing legal challenges?

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