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CUSTOM CONTENT: Insurance Due Diligence Matters

Every company that has partici­ pated in a merger or an acquisi­ tion (M&A) under­ stands the importance of traditional financial due diligence to ensure it knows what obliga­ tions it is assuming, the nature and extent of the target company’s contingent liabilities, real and intellectual property issues, litiga­ tion risks and much more.

Tower 180 Aims to Be Contender In the Downtown Market

PROPERTY: Amenities, Style and Even Tenant Roster Add to In-Demand Location

A down-and-out office tower in the heart of downtown San Diego is getting a dramatic remake and a new name by a developer who said it’s turning this once grand structure into top-notch office space that will command top rents.

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San Diego Businesses Found Lacking in Female Board Members

Under a new law, California public companies must have at least one woman on their board by the end of 2019. It appears the biggest impact will be in San Diego.

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Retail Use Planned for former Nightclub

Nightclub will be renovated for retail use

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Ten-Year Lease Signed on Industrial Building

Lease is for 10 years

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Best Buy to Close La Mesa Store

According to a WARN filing, 26 full-time employees and 38 part-time employees, for a total of 64 people, will lose their jobs as a result of the closure.

Business Calendar for January 21, 2019

Events scheduled in the county.

Startup Lands $30M in Funding From Amazon and Samsung

A Rancho Bernardo startup’s idea for tiny, sticker-sized sensors caught the attention of three big investors.

Digital Real Estate Co. Raises $13.5M Series A

Home Bay Technologies, a San Diego-based digital real estate company, raised $13.5 million in a Series A round.

TuSimple Keeps on Truckin’ To Stay Ahead of Competitors

TuSimple, a San Diego-based company that makes self-driving trucks, will grow its fleet of autonomous haulers from 11 to 40.

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Mirati Shines at Healthcare Conference

At the annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare conference, major San Diego players like Illumina naturally command attention. But quietly, Mirati Therapeutics had a strong showing.

Public-Private Partnership Helps Fund Superbug Fight

Forge Therapeutics recently took in more funding — up to $11.1 million — to battle life-threatening infections called “superbugs.”

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Realtor Association Builds Up Holiday House’s Resources

The Greater San Diego Association of Realtors Ambassadors Foundation announced that it donated $5,265 to Operation Homefront during its holiday fundraiser. Realtors from across San Diego County collected toys and gift cards for families of the men and women who serve our country to fill the “Holiday House.”

Holiday Party With a Purpose Focused On Helping At-Risk Young Women

The San Diego Women’s Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating and inspiring women to engage in collective philanthropy, raised more than $2,000 for The AjA Project at the foundation’s annual “Holiday Party with a Purpose” celebration.

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Credit Union Joins the Teams At Cal State San Marcos

Mission Federal Credit Union is continuing its successful partnership with California State University San Marcos by announcing its collaboration with CSUSM Athletics.

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Tutors Can Help Change a Life Story With Their Efforts

The Walter J. and Betty C. Zable Foundation has awarded a $20,000 grant to San Diego Oasis to support its Intergenerational Literacy Tutoring Program for at-risk, elementary school students in Title One schools who have fallen behind in reading and comprehension.

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Co.’s Donations Go From Teddy Bears to Tech Support

Managed Solution, a technology solution company, announced that during the holiday season, its team gave back to the community working with several local nonprofits. This holiday season it supported: Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank that provides nutritious food to people in need, advocates for the hungry, and educates the public about hunger-related issues.

Saving Lives Is Good Reason To Celebrate for Foundation

Scripps Health Foundation continued a cherished holiday tradition Dec. 1, when it hosted the 89th Annual Candlelight Ball at the Fairmont Grand Del Mar.

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CUSTOM CONTENT: Is Your 401(k) Plan Participation Hindering Your Company’s Growth And Profitability?

Are you concerned that only 30% of your workforce can afford to retire at age 65? If you are like most business leaders, you hope your employees will take advantage of the 401(k) plan you’ve made available but don’t feel you need to aggressively encourage participation. Here is why you should.

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Encinitas Marketplace Sold For $43M

Retail center has national and regional tenants

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