According to the State Bar of California, 55.3 percent of applicants passed the July bar exam, including 68 percent of those taking the test for the first time.
As a result of restructuring, Jack in the Box Inc. (Nasdaq: JACK) saw a noticeable reduction in its earnings and revenues for the third quarter and the first nine months of the year.
Best Best & Krieger recently elected San Diego partner Shawn Hagerty to its executive committee, which makes key business decisions for the firm’s nine offices in the state and in Washington D.C.
Residents of La Jolla and regular visitors to Westfield UTC mall can now enjoy a new shopping, dining and entertainment experience, as its $180 million makeover is now complete.
Local prosecutor Marcella McLaughlin will be sworn in as president of the San Diego County Bar Association on Dec. 7, while Jon Williams, a partner at Boudreau Williams, will be sworn in as president-elect.
Mayor-Elect Bob Filner has named his former aide, Vince Hall, to be his chief of staff.
The following San Diego County residents passed the July 2012 California Bar Examination, according to the State Bar of California.
(Bloomberg) -- Leap Wireless International Inc. (Nasdaq: LEAP), the San Diego-based pay-as-you-go wireless carrier, rose 5.5 percent on a report that it held talks with MetroPCS Communications Inc. about a three-way deal with T-Mobile USA.
San Diego-based Trovagene Inc. (Nasdaq: TROV), a developer of transrenal molecular diagnostics, announced Monday that Dr. Paul Billings has joined the company's scientific advisory board.
San Diego-based DR Systems and Vermont-based Mach7 Technologies have formed a global alliance.
San Diego-based the Active Network Inc. (NYSE: ACTV), a cloud-based activity and participant management company, and LeftLaneSports.com, a members-only e-commerce site in the sporting goods industry, have launched Active GearUp, a private sales website offering exclusive deals on products from endurance and outdoor brands.
Stock futures are rising on strong quarterly earnings from U.S. corporations and optimism that a deal to avoid the so-called fiscal cliff can be reached before Jan. 1.
Nov. 19 (Bloomberg) -- The dollar fell against the euro, extending last week’s decline, as speculation U.S lawmakers will reach agreement on the nation’s budget and avert the so-called fiscal cliff damped demand for safety.
Nov. 19 (Bloomberg) -- Treasuries fell, following a four- week gain, after President Barack Obama said he was confident the U.S. will avoid the automatic spending cuts and tax increases scheduled to occur at year-end.
Nov. 19 (Bloomberg) -- Oil advanced to the highest level in more than a week in New York amid concern that Middle East unrest will disrupt supply and speculation the U.S. will avert automatic spending cuts and tax rises that threaten to throw the nation into recession.
Earlier this year, the city of San Diego amended the municipal code to allow residents of single-family homes to raise and keep chickens, goats and even bees on their property. Here is a quick guide of what’s permitted:
Cardium Therapeutics Inc. announced the European Patent Office has approved its patent application for key methods for the application of cardiovascular gene therapy to the treatment of coronary heart disease, and Encore Capital Group Inc announced it has commenced a private offering of $100 million aggregate principal amount of convertible senior notes due 2017, according to company announcements, SEC filings and Bloomberg News.
The following "Local Notes" appeared in The Daily Transcript's Nov. 20, 1915 issue:
California's housing market continued its momentum in October, posting strong year-over-year resales and price gains in nearly every county of the state, the California Association of Realtors (CAR) reported.
(AP) -- There's an $8 million deal to sell a Santa Cruz Mountains redwood grove to Save the Redwoods League, a conservation group.
The approximately 7,800-square-foot warehouse building at 3561 Dalbergia St., San Diego 92113, has been sold for $1.28 million.