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HEALTHCARE: Innovation Institute gets four buildings, 263,000 SF
The Innovation Institute LLC, a La Palma-based for-profit healthcare company formed by St. Joseph Health in Irvine last year, has taken over ownership of four medical buildings surrounding Mission Hospital in Mission Viejo.
The Dec. 18 date that’s been set for a special shareholders meeting on Valeant Pharmaceuticals’ hostile bid for Irvine-based Allergan didn’t add up to much on Wall Street, where neither company saw its shares do much last week.
HEALTHCARE: Alta Resources seeks permanent, seasonal staff
Alta Resources Inc. is bringing its Brea office along on a major expansion, with plans to hire some 700 workers there.
HOSPITALITY: Healthcare, restaurants, golf also clients
A Newport Beach-based software provider that specializes in the hospitality industry expanded its operations in China last week with the acquisition of a company in Singapore.
Aliso Viejo-based WaveTec Vision Systems Inc. will be bought by Alcon Inc., according to a statement.
Analysts Like Its Recent Showing, Suit Settlement
Irvine-based heart valve maker Edwards Lifesciences Corp. received kudos on Wall Street as it continues its yearlong market surge.
A Delaware Chancery Court judge today set a Oct. 6 date for a trial over the timing of a special meeting of Irvine-based Allergan Inc. shareholders.
Aliso Viejo-based WaveTec Vision Systems Inc. will be bought by Alcon Inc., according to a statement issued today.
Alta Resources, a Neenah, Wis.-based business process outsourcing company, is planning to hire some 700 workers for its Brea facility.
Irvine-based Allergan Inc. will host a special shareholders’ meeting on Dec. 18, according to a court filing today.
Irvine-based Allergan Inc. has confirmed it received written requests from shareholders to call a special meeting requested by activist investor Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square Capital Management LP.
Last week had some wags wondering if Allergan CEO David Pyott might be forced into an error by spending too much on an acquisition in hopes of putting the Irvine-based drug maker out of reach of hostile pursuers Valeant Pharmaceuticals and New York hedge funder Bill Ackman.
Foothill Ranch-based Skilled Healthcare Group Inc. said it’s being bought in an all-stock deal by Kennett Square, Pa.-based Genesis HealthCare.
Personal Decision Prompts Move, New CFO Praised
Irvine drug maker Allergan Inc. has a new chief financial officer as it works to fight off hostile suitor Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc.
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. and activist investor Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square Capital Management LP will submit a request today to Irvine-based Allergan Inc. calling for a special meeting of shareholders, according to reports.