San Diego Business Journal

SD BUSINESS JOURNAL DAILY ENEWS

Google Plans to Open Office in Sorrento Mesa

Google plans to open an office in the tech-heavy San Diego neighborhood of Sorrento Mesa.

Qualcomm Files Complaint Against Meizu in China

Qualcomm Inc. said June 23 that it took legal action against the Chinese company Meizu, filing a complaint in the Beijing Intellectual Property Court.

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DeMaio Pushes Plan for Privately Funded Stadium

A group that includes former San Diego City Councilman and mayoral candidate Carl DeMaio has put forward a proposal that it says could fund a new multi-use San Diego Chargers stadium with event facilities without tax increases or other public funding.

Ardea Biosciences Announces Layoffs as It Begins to Close Down

Ardea Biosciences, a local biotech sold to Big Pharma for big bucks, will lay off up to 145 employees in San Diego and eventually close down.

Grandpoint Division to Offer 'First of Its Kind' Cyber Crime Insurance

Grandpoint Bank, parent of La Jolla-based Regents Bank, has created a new division to address growing concerns about cybercrime within the banking industry.

The Business Events Calendar for the Week of June 27, 2016

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of June 27, 2016, and beyond.

Jury Rules Against Tri-City Medical Center in Lawsuit Over Office Building

A jury ruled that Oceanside’s Tri-City Medical Center should pay Carlsbad’s Medical Acquisition Company Inc. (MAC) $19.7 million in a dispute over a medical office building that’s sat vacant since 2013.

Nordstrom Closing Store at Downtown's Horton Plaza

Retailer Nordstrom Inc. plans to close its department store at downtown San Diego’s Westfield Horton Plaza mall on Aug. 26, the Seattle-based retailer announced.

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Expanding Law Firm Buys La Jolla Building for $4.75 Million

Locally headquartered law firm Tyson & Mendes LLP has purchased a La Jolla building for $4.75 million, as the multi-state firm expands its San Diego offices, the buyer announced.

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Point Loma Apartment Property Sells for $4.4 Million

Jay Crystall LLC of San Diego has acquired a 13-unit apartment complex in Point Loma for approximately $4.4 million, according to brokerage firm CBRE Group Inc.

Google to Open Office in Sorrento Mesa

Google plans to open an office in the tech-heavy San Diego neighborhood of Sorrento Mesa.

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Carl DeMaio Pushes Plan for Privately Funded Stadium

A group that includes former San Diego City Councilman and mayoral candidate Carl DeMaio has put forward a proposal that it says could fund a new multi-use San Diego Chargers stadium with event facilities without tax increases or other public funding.

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Expanding Law Firm Buys La Jolla Building for $4.75M

Locally headquartered law firm Tyson & Mendes LLP has purchased a La Jolla building for $4.75 million, as the multi-state firm expands its San Diego offices, the buyer announced.

Grandpoint Division to Offer Cyber Crime Insurance

Grandpoint Bank, parent of La Jolla-based Regents Bank, has created a new division to address growing concerns about cybercrime within the banking industry.

Business Calendar for Week of June 27, 2016

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of June 27, 2016, and beyond.

Nordstrom Closing Store at Horton Plaza

Retailer Nordstrom Inc. plans to close its department store at downtown San Diego’s Westfield Horton Plaza mall on Aug. 26, the Seattle-based retailer announced.

Qualcomm Files Complaint Against Meizu in China

Qualcomm Inc. said June 23 that it took legal action against the Chinese company Meizu, filing a complaint in the Beijing Intellectual Property Court.

Ardea Biosciences to Close, Lay Off 145 Employees

Ardea Biosciences, a local biotech sold to Big Pharma for big bucks, will lay off up to 145 employees in San Diego and eventually close down.

Navy Awards 5-Year, $95 Million Contract to National City Joint Venture

The U.S. Navy awarded Multi-Media Environmental Compliance Group — a joint venture based in National City — a contract for architect-engineering services that could be worth up to $95 million over five years.

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New Carlsbad Industrial Buildings Planned After $15M Land Buy

San Diego-based developer RAF Pacifica Group has acquired 18.4 acres of industrial land in the Carlsbad Raceway Business Park for approximately $15 million, with plans to build two new distribution buildings totaling 272,430 square feet.