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University of California-Irvine will get $8 million from the National Institutes of Health to study human cellular response and develop disease treatments.
Aliso Viejo-based Johnny Rockets said it had licensed its name for private label grocery distribution under an effort called Johnny Rockets At Home.
Irvine-based storage products maker Western Digital Corp. will has been ordered to pay its chief rival $758 million related to a bevy of trade secrets claims.
Huntington Beach-based Confie Seguros Insurance Services has made two more acquisitions, the latest in a recent string of buys.
Canada-based Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. and activist investor Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square Capital Management are planning to hike their hostile bid to buy Irvine-based Allergan Inc. by $15 a share, according to a Wall Street Journal report today.
Irvine-based Allergan Inc. will be approached again about being bought by Actavis PLC, according to a Reuters report today.
Irvine-based Allergan Inc. asked a federal court in Santa Ana to block activist investor Bill Ackman and his Pershing Square Capital Management LP from voting its 10% stake at an upcoming special meeting.
San Clemente-based Vertiflex Inc. raised $6 million in funding, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Fountain Valley-based MemorialCare Health System said today that its MemorialCare Medical Foundation is now the sole owner of eight imaging centers located in Orange County and Long Beach.
Irvine-based Alteryx Inc., a fast-growing data analytics software company, has raised $60 million in a venture round.
Credit some of Orange County’s biggest insurance brokers with quick adjustments to shifts in California’s corporate landscape.
MARKETING: Estimates of boost to Janus brand range upward of $300M
The $1 billion increase in market value that Janus Capital Group Inc. got on news that Bill Gross had joined the company wasn’t the only windfall for the Denver-based fund manager.
Bill Gross and big numbers go together, as our story on page 1 shows with its estimate on the value of the publicity that came with the Bond King’s jump from Pimco to Janus Capital topping $300 million.
REAL ESTATE: Moves U.S. HQ From Huntington Beach
The creative-office design trend is making its way to the glitzy buildings next to South Coast Plaza.
REAL ESTATE: Deals in SD, Inland Empire, Central Valley
The purchase of four offices in San Diego has capped off nearly $100 million in buys and investments in California properties for Irvine-based Bixby Land Co. over the past quarter.
It appears Irvine-based Broadcom Corp. is primed to supply a key component for the long-awaited Apple Watch.
Palace Entertainment GC Expects the Unexpected
Michael Baroni’s legal career has been like a roller coaster, with twists and turns and unexpected outcomes.
Tabaddor Took Reins of IP, Turned Department Into Profit Center
Moving from defense to offense has paid dividends for the intellectual property legal team at Irvine-based CoreLogic Inc.
Nine members of the Business Journal’s annual OC’s Wealthiest list were included in the recent Forbes 400 list, which ranks and profiles the wealthiest Americans by estimated net worth.
Slow Streak Over as 2 Sales Top $10 Million
The communities of Emerald Bay and Irvine Cove in Laguna Beach capture the character and charm of the California Riviera and command some of the highest sale prices for homes in Orange County.
Device Maker Puts $60M Into Venture to Hire 500
Abbott Laboratories, the parent of Santa Ana-based Abbott Medical Optics, is spending $60 million on an intraocular lens plant in Malaysia.
Longust to Move From Nearby, Takes 93,818 SF
Longust Distributing Inc., a wholesale flooring supplier that’s had an Anaheim location since 2001, is the first company to announce a lease at the new batch of industrial buildings being constructed at Panattoni Development Co.’s massive Anaheim Concourse project.
Sales and leases of offices, industrial buildings, retail space and apartments
Steven Benrubi has resigned from his post as Wet Seal Inc.’s executive vice president and chief financial officer, the company announced in its regulatory filings Thursday