OC BUSINESS JOURNAL DAILY NEWS
Allergan Plc bought RetroSense Therapeutics for $60 million and milestone payments.
Irvine-based Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP will sponsor the Aspire Racing team for the 2016-17 season, in the intellectual property law firm’s first foray into national sports marketing.
Two University of California-Irvine researchers have received a grant of $1.3 million from New York City-based JDRF to support their work on Type 1 diabetes
The S&P 500 was up 0.2% in midday trading to 2,183.46.
Costa Mesa-based Rutan & Tucker LLP announced today that William Meehan has been elected to managing partner of the law firm, which also has an office in Palo Alto.
Irvine-based Pacific Alternative Asset Management Co. named Basil Williams head of portfolio management.
Santa Ana-based First American Financial Corp. is under contract to buy a New Jersey-based title insurance and real estate research firm on undisclosed terms.
Freedom Communications, the former owner of The Orange County Register, has agreed to allow a committee representing its unsecured creditors to investigate possible legal claims against company insiders, according to court documents filed Wednesday in the Santa Ana division of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court.
The S&P 500 was up 0.3% in midday trading to 2,177.00.
Banc of California in Irvine has been named the official bank of the Los Angeles Rams Foundation.
Burba Hotel Network in Costa Mesa will manage the Caribbean Hotel & Resort Investment Summit (CHRIS) for the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association.
UC Irvine Health in Orange will provide emergency room services on Catalina Island beginning today.
Smith Micro Software Inc. has regained compliance with the NASDAQ Stock Market’s minimum bid price requirement, the Aliso Viejo company announced today.
Infinity Realty Advisors in Los Angeles said a client bought the 306-room Hilton Irvine/Orange County Airport.
University of California-Irvine School of Law is accepting applications for a new master’s law degree for non-American lawyers.
Three out of the four Orange County-based automakers fell behind the national sales pace on new-vehicle sales in August, according to New Jersey-based market researcher Autodata Corp.
The S&P 500 was down 0.1% in midday trading to 2,168.35.
The parent company of Aliso Viejo-based startup FantasyAces LLC has entered an agreement to acquire a database of fantasy sports players from Gaming Nation Inc.
The S&P 500 was down 0.5% in midday trading to 2,165.83.
Australia-based online retailer SurfStitch Group Ltd. said a wave of recent losses have prompted it to delay a global rebranding effort that would have consolidated its online operations into a single website—Swell.com—named after its e-commerce subsidiary in Irvine.
Brandman University announced today that Laurie Dodge, vice chancellor of institutional assessment and planning, has been named one of “The Sixteen Most Innovative People in Higher Education” by Washington Monthly.
The S&P 500 was down 0.3% in midday trading to 2,173.80.
Chapman University’s George L. Argyros School of Business and Economics Dean Reginald Gilyard will step down at the end of the academic year, next May.
Manhattan Beachwear Inc. in Cypress named Kevin Mahoney its chief executive.
Emmis Communications Corp. in Indianapolis plans to sell Newport Beach-based Orange Coast magazine, Los Angeles magazine and three other regional monthly print publications as part of an effort to go private, according to Orange County Business Journal sister publication Los Angeles Business Journal.