Higgs Fletcher & Mack recently hired Geoffrey Thorne as an associate, giving the San Diego law firm a total of 70 attorneys.
The law firm Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton has added Richard Christiansen to its San Diego office.
San Diego attorneys Jose L. Patiño and Nicola A. Pisano have joined Foley & Lardner LLP's intellectual property litigation practice as partners, the firm announced Monday.
The most recent local housing statistics show median prices of resale properties continue to climb, according to the Greater San Diego Association of Realtors (SDAR).
Halozyme Therapeutics Inc. gained after a filing by partner Roche Holding AG with European regulators triggered a $4 million milestone payment.
Six business executives with local, national and international ties were named to San Diego State University College of Business Administration's board of directors.
Sempra Energy, the $10 billion energy services holding company that owns San Diego Gas & Electric, has appointed James Lambright, most recently the CFO and COO for Sapphire Energy, its senior vice president of corporate development.
New York City-based Carey Watermark Investors Inc. has reportedly acquired the 317-room Courtyard by Marriott Mission Valley hotel.
Shares of San Diego-based Zogenix tumbled to an all-time low Monday after U.S. government health experts overwhelmingly voted against a stronger version of hydrocodone.
San Diego-based Verenium Corp. inked a $22.5 million secured debt financing with the Athyrium Opportunities Fund.
San Diego-based Online Internet Network Inc. opened trading in the market. The Internet services provider (OTC QB: ONIN) started trading its securities on the OTC Quotation Board.
La Jolla Pharmaceutical Co. announced a $2.9 million investment by existing preferred shareholders.
Genius Brands International Inc. announced it has started developing an animated television series for 6- to 9-year-olds based on its Genius brand of intellectual properties for children, and La Jolla Pharmaceutical Co announced it has entered into a consent and waiver agreement with preferred stockholders to release $2.9 million of previously restricted cash to fund operations, according to company announcements, SEC filings and Bloomberg News.
The following "Local Notes" appeared in The Daily Transcript's Dec. 11, 1996 issue:
More than 1.2 million boxes of avocados from Chile were unloaded at the Port of San Diego during the September through December 1996 season. Chilean fruit exporters have steadily increased their cargo shipments through San Diego since the Port opened its $11 million Cold Storage Facility in 1993, the Port announced.
The 174-room Radisson hotel in Rancho Bernardo has been sold for $8.6 million.
(Bloomberg) -- Inland American Real Estate Trust Inc. ended its effort to sell the 57-story IDS Center, the tallest building in Minneapolis, about five months after putting the property on the market.