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Shegerian & Associates Opens San Diego Office

Shegerian & Associates Inc., a Santa Monica-based law firm that specializes in employment law, has opened an office in San Diego.

By Sarah de Crescenzo May 1, 2017 2:34 p.m. share »

Can San Diego Hotels Keep Hot Streak Going?

Will San Diego County hotels be able to stretch a six-year streak of annual revenue and occupancy gains into a seventh year?

By Lou Hirsh April 27, 2017 3:49 p.m. share »

Attorney Honored for Workers’ Comp Practice

Robert McLaughlin has been named the 2017 recipient of the Applicants’ Attorney Award by the Workers’ Compensation Section of The State Bar of California.

By Randy Frisch April 27, 2017 1:08 p.m. share »
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Pets a Prominent Part of Pecking Order at Feed Store

The independent feed store isn’t what it used to be. Sure, there were tubs of fuzzy, peeping chicks earlier this spring in the entryway of Hawthorne Country Store in downtown Escondido. There are fully grown fowl elsewhere on the property. Feed accounts for 65 percent of the store’s volume.

By Brad Graves April 27, 2017 12:12 p.m. share »
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Fashion Treasure Hunters Offer Wares on the Web

Online consignment and resell stores are taking the internet by storm, with fashion resale giants like ThredUP and Poshmark leading the new retail revolution.

By Brittany Meiling April 27, 2017 12:08 p.m. share »
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Mogin Law Merges with D.C.-Based Firm

Locally headquartered Mogin Law Firm PC, headed by Daniel Mogin, has merged with Washington, D.C.-based Rubin PLLC, headed by Jonathan Rubin, to form MorginRubin LLP, the firms announced Tuesday.

By Sarah de Crescenzo April 25, 2017 3:01 p.m. share »
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Small S.D. Startup Joins Tech Giants On Govt Coalition

San Diego tech startup Industry was handpicked by a government agency to join a Technology Coalition meant to help small businesses use technology to their advantage.

By Brittany Meiling April 25, 2017 9:56 a.m. share »

SDG&E Signs Contracts for Five Energy Storage Facilities

San Diego Gas & Electric Co. said it signed contracts for five new lithium-ion battery storage facilities, meant to store electricity from wind, solar or fossil fuel plants for future use.

By Brad Graves April 23, 2017 1:04 p.m. share »
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Recruitment Challenges Continue to Vex Innovation Employers

The employer Matt Haver was recruiting for wouldn’t budge.

By John Cox April 20, 2017 1:21 p.m. share »
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Based on Trials, Attorney Refines Mock Jury Model

One of West Alliance Injury Lawyers’ most important tools for preparing its cases is to preview arguments before panels of mock jurors.

By Emmet Pierce April 20, 2017 12:46 p.m. share »

Vista Distributor Acquired by Ohio-Based Company

Vista-based Electrical Sales Inc. has been acquired by Winsupply Inc., one of the nation’s largest distributors of electrical equipment and supplies.

By Sarah de Crescenzo April 19, 2017 4:27 p.m. share »
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Philanthropist T. Denny Sanford Donates $28M to National University System

South Dakota philanthropist T. Denny Sanford presented a $28 million gift to the National University System to fund three programs. It is the largest donation in the system’s history.

By Brad Graves April 18, 2017 4:11 p.m. share »
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Cooley Law Firm Recruits Partner From DLA Piper

An attorney specializing in venture debt finance has made the jump from DLA Piper, where he was partner, to Cooley LLP, where he also will be partner.

By Brad Graves April 17, 2017 5 p.m. share »

Hospitality Services Provider Luxpitality Relocates HQ to East Village

Hospitality services provider Luxpitality has relocated its headquarters from Scottsdale, Ariz., to downtown San Diego’s East Village, the company announced.

By Lou Hirsh April 17, 2017 3:31 p.m. share »
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Scott MacDonald Donates $400,000 to Endow USD Scholarship

Del Mar resident Scott MacDonald has donated $400,000 to endow a scholarship program at the University of San Diego.

By Brad Graves April 17, 2017 12:33 p.m. share »