Sunday, September 25, 2016

Thursday, September 22, 2016


Friday, September 23, 2016

American educators and lawmakers are starting to recognize the need to support growth in apprenticeship programs in many fields.

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Johnson, a former Republican governor of New Mexico, believes that most Americans are actually Libertarians at heart, even if they don't realize it.

Saturday, September 17, 2016

What this finding does mean is that the possibility of a robust climate policy may not be as remote as the conventional wisdom suggests.

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

The report ranks each of the states on Economic Well-Being, Education, Health and Family and Community. Overall, California ranks No. 36, just ahead of Tennessee and West Virginia.

Friday, September 9, 2016

Kevin Kelly has long had what he describes as "a bad case of optimism" about human progress in general, and technology in particular.

Thursday, September 8, 2016

California's federal judiciary has been targeted by a hail of recent gun suits. These Second Amendment volleys aim to relax the state's open- and concealed-carry weapons laws.

Monday, September 5, 2016

The Legislature recently sent Assembly Bill 2888 to the governor's desk. If signed into law, it would close a loophole in California's sexual assault laws.

Friday, September 2, 2016

While formerly a sleepy Navy town with some 700,000 residents, today San Diego is a global city with a population of 1.4 million, which is expected to balloon to 2.4 million by 2050.
Americans are sometimes criticized by other nations over our "obsession" with work. What is true is the way Americans value the benefits from hard work unique to this country.

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Yet even in the age of Trump, as GOP elites like himself are sidelined in their own organization, Rove is in no hurry to search for a third party.

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Insurance is available for acts of terrorism, but the old adage "buyer beware" applies, especially when considering the U.S. government-sponsored option.

Monday, August 22, 2016

And the great states of California, Texas and Florida will account for almost 40 percent of the total population gains in the nation between 2015 and 2040.

Thursday, August 11, 2016

The governor has not declared the drought over, extending harsh water shortage conditions seen in many parts of the state into five consecutive years of drought.

Friday, August 5, 2016

With empowered confidence regions will step up and create their own goals that reflect their unique attributes and set the agenda for their economies.

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Thanks to a lawsuit pending in the Southern District of California against Monsanto Corporation, chemical manufacturers could face a new theory of liability and accompanying litigation.

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

By bringing the issue of sexual harassment in the workplace out in the open, we have educated our workforce on how to detect and prevent sexual harassment. It is time we require the same conversations about race.

Monday, August 1, 2016

The South China Sea features a regional dispute with global implications. Conflicting sovereignty claims are clogging oil and mineral exploration, the marine environment, and freedom of the seas.

Friday, July 29, 2016

Under existing law, it takes at least a majority vote of the members of an LLC to dissolve the entity and wind up its activities. But AB 1722 will change that.

Friday, July 22, 2016

A few courts have gone so far as to suggest that with respect to jurors, online investigation is not only permissible, but expected. Other courts have attempted to outright ban the practice.

Monday, July 18, 2016

Regulation of California's medical marijuana industry is here, and new state laws are establishing a slew of unprecedented changes for the industry.

Friday, July 15, 2016

This year's PCBC conference brought a very diverse range of keynote speakers that many would have not have expected at a building conference.

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Stephen Dubner recently caught up with Garcetti to discuss his handling of the city's water conservation efforts, its dramatic minimum-wage increase and LA's Olympic ambitions.

Monday, July 11, 2016

With legalized marijuana use on the rise, employees and employers are quickly finding themselves in a sticky situation.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

You might be surprised at how often the disclosed error, or the undisclosed error, becomes the primary issue in legal malpractice actions.

Monday, June 27, 2016

San Diego's merit shop construction industry celebrates what the 2016 graduation class signifies for our industry as a whole.

Friday, June 24, 2016

The U.S. Supreme Court recently ruled that private civil Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act claims must involve a domestic injury in order to be actionable.

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Bloomberg reports that the California economy grew by 4.1 percent last year; the U.S. 2.4 percent, and France 1.1 percent.

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Powerful forces will no doubt support the Peruta plaintiffs in their reasonable, but misdirected, quest to fix our sights on the proper contours of the constitutional right to bear arms.

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Who we are as a country can't be personified in a single person, whether he's a presidential candidate or rock star.

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

The "4-Hour" concept isn't really about working fewer hours — it's about getting more out of the hours you work.

Monday, June 6, 2016

Virtual meetings are a growing phenomenon, but although technologically feasible, they are a bad idea.

Friday, June 3, 2016

There are opportunities that can produce valuable monetary benefits and increase stability and flexibility for tenants, regardless of where they are in their lease cycle.

Thursday, June 2, 2016

One of the blessings of having Baja next to San Diego is that Americans, Canadians and Mexicans alike can buy oceanfront condominiums in high quality structures for less than 25 percent of what it would cost in San Diego.

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Today, [the city is] known far and wide as the home of the Leicester City Football Club, the improbable champions of the 2015-16 Premier League in what amounts to one of the biggest upsets in sports history.

Monday, May 30, 2016

On Monday, June 6, two North County Trade Tech Academy graduates will get a head start on their careers in the construction industry, spending their first day in their new full-time jobs as recipients of scholarships awarded by the Associated Builders and Contractors San Diego Apprenticeship Training Trust.

Monday, May 23, 2016

Although clients expect their lawyers to get the best possible deal, there are ethical constraints designed to restrict lawyers from gaining an unfair advantage in negotiations.

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Fortunately, in addition to starting a craft beer revolution, breweries in San Diego County are at the forefront of innovation when it comes to water and wastewater management.

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

To me the point of 10,000 hours is: If it takes that long to be good, you can't do it by yourself.

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

A new law includes several important changes for California's craft distillers that chip away at the three-tier system as it applies to the production and sale of distilled spirits by craft producers.

Friday, May 6, 2016

For Duhigg, accomplishing more has little to do with being efficient — it's all about focusing on clear, attainable goals.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Although the headlines have been sensational, the case is simply a straightforward arbitration and contract analysis.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

We are just on the edge of adopting detailed and explicit rules governing the duty of supervision.

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Stress, bureaucracy and case load have left 64 percent of doctors with a negative view of their industry, according to a survey commissioned by the Physician's Foundation.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

By seeking community through a female-centric organization, you're gifting yourself with a sounding board, and an opportunity to build relationships and help others.

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

I thought about the long line, the single machine, and how it might all be different if the USPS were privatized.

Monday, April 25, 2016

The construction industry pays the highest effective tax rate of any sector of the American economy.

Friday, April 22, 2016

With Theranos under siege on multiple regulatory fronts and its reputation in tatters, it's clear that the relationship has been a disaster for Walgreens.

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Far too many of the full-time jobs that do exist aren't paying a living wage.

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

If lawmakers are unwilling and professionals unable to effectively regulate these practices, what can be done?

Monday, April 11, 2016

Many who are eligible, and need it the most, are missing out on the opportunity to put money back in their wallets through the Earned-Income Tax Credit.

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Gordon's "The Rise and Fall of American Growth" examines the troubling slowdown in U.S. productivity over the last few decades.

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Arguments can be made for either renting a home or buying one, but it's impossible to know in advance which will provide better financial returns over time.

Monday, March 28, 2016

It turns out that people typically overreact to price or income changes within an expenditure category like gasoline.

Friday, March 25, 2016

Garland's strong preference for judicial restraint — a doctrine long cherished by conservatives — should make him a fairly ideal nominee for congressional Republicans, if only they would consider him.

Thursday, March 24, 2016

Why should our waiters, and not the kitchen folks, depend on our kindness to pay their rent? Wouldn't it be just as logical to tip the cooks?

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Every day you need to improve your skills. Every day presents you another opportunity to learn and grow, no matter how experienced you are.

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

It is rather apparent that although suburban construction is meager, downtown construction is blossoming, maybe even over-blossoming.

Thursday, March 17, 2016

Two new acts recently signed into law may dramatically reshape the way the government attempts to collect debts from delinquent taxpayers.

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

The first time many lawyers are faced with a State Bar complaint, they react from a place of ignorance, not a place of knowledge.

Thursday, March 10, 2016

In 2013, Booker was elected to the U.S. Senate, where he is known for his dedication to bipartisanship and his tireless advocacy for criminal justice reform.

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

For non-exceptional American behavior, it seems hard to find worse than the actions of certain Americans in connection with the murders of Orlando Letelier and Ronni Moffitt in 1976.

Monday, March 7, 2016

A stay may not be a "stay" for purposes of Code of Civil Procedure Section 583.340(b).

Friday, March 4, 2016

The Republicans' strategy appears to be premised on the voters' election of a Republican president who will nominate an archconservative in the Scalia mold.

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

The cost implications are major as they affect every element of residential and commercial construction.

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

One of the biggest potential talent pools is largely overlooked: women. Construction remains one of the most male dominated professions left in the United States.

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

How we communicate affects nearly every part of our culture. So are we losing anything essential as handwriting slowly fades away?

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

They are the people who drive America's economy, hire the most workers and pay the most taxes.

Friday, February 12, 2016

Sometimes a boycott is too unwieldy. In other cases, boycotters don't do their homework.

Thursday, February 11, 2016

I always find the observations and predictions of other professionals interesting and insightful.

Monday, February 8, 2016

The social and economic costs of this middle-class housing crisis are not sufficiently appreciated.

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Political discussions may become heated. Some will be offended. It happens when you mix politics, values and emotions in a daily chat.

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

The unwary could find themselves inadvertently forming attorney-client relationships or assuming a duty of confidentiality during a "cocktail party" situation.

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Let me devote a few column inches to an anniversary hardly anyone cares about. It concerns my cousin, Clem Weidenfeller, who joined the Royal Canadian Air Force.

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Philip Tetlock can't teach you to see into the future, but he can make you a savvier, more confident forecaster of world events.

Friday, January 22, 2016

Construction professionals can take advantage and set their own positive goals for 2016. Here are several resolutions for construction professionals to consider.

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Given our ebullient population and employment growth, this state needs 150,000 new housing units each year. Based on past history, about half should be homes and condominiums for sale.

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Is Sen. Ted Cruz, who was born in Canada to a U.S. citizen mother and Cuban citizen father, eligible to become president of the United States?

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

What if there was a way to trick yourself into doing all that good, nonfun stuff without actually thinking about it — and by focusing instead on one very bad, very fun thing? Something like eating cheeseburgers.

Monday, January 11, 2016

Whatever the reason to terminate, the attorney should ensure compliance with all ethical and professional responsibilities.

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Patients have no choice than to demand lower prices, expect fairer billing and, whenever possible, shop around for the best deal. Fortunately, that's becoming easier to do.

Sunday, January 3, 2016

Not enough people are looking at the data and asking the important questions. What are the economic advantages and disadvantages of immigration? How do migrants affect wages and productivity and entrepreneurship?

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Although increasing college attendance makes a lot of sense, both for individuals and for the nation, the financial hurdle to doing so is higher than ever.

Thursday, December 17, 2015

I know that former Texas Gov. Rick Perry won't take this well, but in 2015, there was a net gain of 100,000 persons who opted to move here rather than Texas.

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Stephen Dubner recently spoke with Bernanke about those first few harrowing months of the Great Recession and his controversial decision to bail out AIG.

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Attorneys are often called upon to represent joint clients with common interests. Of course, joint representation is not without its downsides.

Monday, December 7, 2015

These days, even the most prudent person can fall victim to any one of the many deceptive business practices the average consumer will encounter each day.

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

We often forget, however, that what goes on at home is at least as important to a child's long-term development as what goes on inside the classroom.

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

However, deans like me confront three major obstacles in addressing the critical situation in legal education: the US News rankings, the over-regulation of law schools, and academic and professional inertia.

Friday, November 20, 2015

What if rock bands weren't an escape into some endless, beery adolescence, but a path to a good education, to a richer, deeper maturity?

Monday, November 16, 2015

Frankly, I am stunned by the public, nonprofit and private sector development that is underway in downtown Los Angeles. Right now, under construction, there are 2,000 condominium units; 1.6 million square feet of office space; and 1.8 million square feet of retail space.

Monday, November 9, 2015

Arbitrations are usually confidential, and there are no reported public decisions such as those in the judicial system. However, recent cases provide a glimpse at the litigation tar pits arbitration clauses can create.

Friday, November 6, 2015

Boredom remains a fundamental part of the human condition, but we hardly know anything about it.
Lawyers may make mistakes in the presentation of cases, for which there is malpractice liability. But what happens when the judge errs?

Thursday, November 5, 2015

Retailers are adapting to economic, demographic and regulatory changes by moving away from big box stores and developing smaller formats for urban in-fill locations.

Monday, October 26, 2015

Two issues relate to the laws of unintended consequences: one gallon flushes and automatic flushes and faucets. These are certainly not thrilling topics but interesting nonetheless because of conservation implications.

Friday, October 23, 2015

German Chancellor Angela Merkel first welcomed new migrants to her country and then on Sept. 13 reversed course imposing border controls along her country's borders with Austria.
Eighty-seven percent of contractors report having a hard time filling key professional and skilled craft worker positions.

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Water supply assessments for raw land development will need to take a new form with unconventional analysis.

Monday, October 12, 2015

The art of writing an effective conflict waiver takes time to do, but it is time well spent.

Friday, October 9, 2015

So it is natural to now question how the court's decision will affect the government's strategy in prosecuting insider trading cases going forward?

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

It is important first to acknowledge that there is debate over whether this new law addresses a real problem.

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Although Pope Francis recognized that the current Syrian migration to Europe as a global crises, he stressed that in the U.S., too, "thousands of persons are left to travel north in search of a better life."

Friday, October 2, 2015

If not invalidated by the California Supreme Court, this ruling will put development permits at risk of being nullified as soon as a lawsuit is filed.

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

With baby boomers heading toward their sunset years, local aging experts expect the number of seniors facing the threat of hunger will rise by 50 percent over the next decade.

Monday, September 28, 2015

I've come to value the Apple Watch, not as jewelry, a gadget, or a status symbol, but as a useful tool.

Friday, September 25, 2015

The Apprentice and Jobs Training Act of 2015, introduced in the U.S. Senate, would use incentives to encourage employers to increase the number of apprenticeships.

Thursday, September 17, 2015

The first barrier to eliminating birthright citizenship in the U.S., as almost everyone agrees, is language in the 14th Amendment to the U. S. Constitution.
With 18 words, a proposed amendment to the National Labor Relations Act could clear up some of the murk and confusion of labor law in Indian country.

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Most everyone following California landlord/tenant law has heard of the latest "eviction" case in San Francisco.

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Law practice is a profession which supposedly aspires to the highest integrity and ethics. Yet incivility committed by lawyers and judges is plentiful.

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Arctic oil and gas reserves must remain under the ground, not only to protect the polar bear's critical habitat, but to shield the world from runaway climate change, writes Kassie Siegel
Often lost in the policy debate is the legal question of whether standardized test scores must be factored into teacher evaluations.
Small, focused law firms can outmaneuver their barnacle-encrusted Biglaw counterparts, writes attorney Sean W. Southard.
In a surprising decision, the National Labor Relations Board voted unanimously not to support Northwestern University's football team's attempt to become the first college team to form a union
Despite the Legislature's best efforts to reduce school bullying and related crime, a recent report by the state auditor indicates it is still a major problem in California.
Varying reactions to a judge's decision to overrule UCSD's finding and punishment in a campus sexual assault case creates an opportunity to reflect on the implicit biases that all of us have.

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

It's time to give jurors a say in criminal sentences, Alex Kozinski, the former chief of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit writes.

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

A federal appeals court hands down an important tax decision that resolves a problem of statutory construction that has existed for more than two decades.
Photo courtesy of The CoStar Group
The John R. Anderson V Medical Pavilion in La Jolla was recently completed by Scripps Health. Several more medical office buildings are in the works throughout the county.


Sunday, September 25, 2016

With five distinct models and three engine choices, the new Explorer offers a dizzying number of ways to make it your own.

Sunday, September 25, 2016

The report said an average teacher's salary of $71,900 enables the purchase of a $290,000, three-bedroom, two-bath townhouse with 1,119 square feet. But if that person wants a single-family home, they will be about $200,000 shy.

Sunday, September 25, 2016

Guild Mortgage Co., an independent mortgage lender, has selected Wendy Wong as its first senior vice president and chief marketing officer to support its national growth plan.

Saturday, September 24, 2016

Fitch Ratings has assigned a "AAA" rating to Palomar Health's $213.33 million obligation revenue bonds, and a "BB+" rating for the district's $252.22 million in refunding revenue bonds.

Saturday, September 24, 2016

Lee Schwartz, broker & owner of Team Metro Real Estate, represented both the buyer and seller.

Saturday, September 24, 2016

The projected $180 million, 400-room Lane Field Intercontinental Hotel and a new $128 million, 3,000-space parking garage at Lindbergh Field helped boost national construction starts to $711.2 billion in August.

Friday, September 23, 2016

The seller was represented by Brian Mulvaney and Garrett Fena of Voit Real Estate Services.

Friday, September 23, 2016

The merger was formalized when the two regional firms joined forces for Seaport San Diego, the planned 2.2 million-square-foot mixed-use development being planned to replace Seaport Village.

Friday, September 23, 2016

Compiled annually since 2005, the report also highlights the number of new companies created last year and the capital behind their growth, as well as the mergers and acquisitions, research grants and patents associated with the region's tech and life-science companies.

Friday, September 23, 2016

Self-driving vehicles, 3D printing and warehouse automation will create a need for new industrial real estate in San Diego – and across the country – according to a new report by CBRE Group Inc.

Thursday, September 22, 2016

The smart 3D printers are Wi-Fi compatible and can be operated using a new app from Robo. The compact Robo C2 model features fast print speeds, a color touch screen and an automatic self-leveling print bed.

Thursday, September 22, 2016

There isn't much sexy about food safety, and that goes for regular reminders to scrub hands. But for the last year, Chipotle has been forced to focus on little else, after a string of illnesses among diners at the Mexican restaurant chain grew into nationwide alarm.

Thursday, September 22, 2016

The San Diego office of BNBuilders is teaming with AC Martin, a Los Angeles-based architectural firm, on a design-build project to renovate a laboratory space at Caltech in Pasadena.

Thursday, September 22, 2016

The company, which recently went public, reported a 63-percent increase in sales to $9.9 million from $6.1 million in the second quarter of 2015. The increase was primarily driven by product sales.

Thursday, September 22, 2016

According to a new Trulia report, San Diego County inventory increased from 6,304 homes in the third quarter of 2015 to 6,897 homes in the current quarter – a 9.4 percent increase.

Thursday, September 22, 2016

San Diego-based Dempsey Construction recently completed an 8,000-square-foot multi-tenant retail building in the Jamacha Village Shopping Center in El Cajon.

Thursday, September 22, 2016

CoreLogic reported that 4.6 percent of properties in San Diego County recorded negative equity, compared with 6.8 percent in the second quarter of 2015, and 5.3 percent in the first quarter of 2016.

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

The two-story, 20,000-square-foot building will include new classrooms and laboratory space for students and medical professionals.

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

The 3,308-square-foot buildings feature 2-bedroom/1-bath floor plans that average 811 square feet. The units have an average rent of $1,250 a month, according to The CoStar Group.

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Beginning Jan. 1, the new law requires the California Department of Industrial Relations and the Division of Occupational Safety and Health to report to the California State License Board any actions taken against licensed contractors.

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

ViaSat, Inc., a broadband technology company, was recently awarded a $33.3 million cost-plus-incentive-fee contract to provide wideband anti-jam communications to tactical users across both government and commercial satellites.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

For more than 35 years, the site of 433 Broadway was occupied by the oddest structure among the cast-iron lofts of SoHo: a one-story, hexagonal, vaguely neocolonial bank set in a vest-pocket park.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

KCD Public Relations Inc., a San Diego-based financial services communications consultancy, recently acquired Wall & Broadway, a boutique consultancy specializing in technology clients with an emphasis in the financial tech sector.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

The listing brokers were Mike Erwin, Tucker Hohenstein, and Ted Cuthbert of Colliers International. There were no buyer's brokers on the transaction, according to The CoStar Group.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

In a study published on Monday in the journal Scientific Reports, a group of researchers suggest that high-frequency traders who were more sensitive to their own bodies routinely made more profitable trades, and had longer careers in a notoriously unforgiving profession.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

San Diego-based MARCOA Publishing, publisher of MyBaseGuide military publications, has acquired the Automated Housing Referral Network (, an online marketplace for military housing.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

No fewer than seven projects have begun or are slated to begin in the near future.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

The San Diego Supercomputer Center and UC San Diego Extension have teamed up to create the Modern Data Science Academy to provide cutting-edge, hands-on training in data mining and data analytics.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Terry Moore, a broker with ACI Apartments, represented the buyer, Snider Property #2, LLC. Moore has handled several other transactions with this buyer.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Through the program, students will hear from business leaders, judges, elected officials, lawyers and educators who seek to strengthen the students' interest in civic engagement by demonstrating the importance of informed citizenship.

Monday, September 19, 2016

Greenbrier Square includes a diverse roster of national and local tenants, including Wienerschnitzel, Jiffy Lube, Soapy Joe's Car Wash, and All Star Glass. Major retailers Walmart, Smart & Final and CVS are in close proximity.

Monday, September 19, 2016

Score San Diego, a nonprofit that provides counseling for small business owners, partnered with Hera Hub, a female-focused co-working space.

Monday, September 19, 2016

NASSCO's fuel-efficient "ECO Class" tankers are engineered to create less greenhouse-gas emissions than previous generations and are readily converted to run on liquefied natural gas.

Monday, September 19, 2016

The tenant of 4340 Genesee Avenue will be use the space for a retail coffee and dessert bar. Justin Harvey and Scott Danshaw, both vice presidents of Lee & Associates' San Diego office, represented the tenant.

Monday, September 19, 2016

After opening with six companies last summer, DeskHub San Diego is now home to more than 60 local startup, nonprofit and small businesses.

Monday, September 19, 2016

The issuances include $80.6 million in general obligation (GO) refunding bonds, Series 2016B, and $47.5 million in outstanding GO refunding bonds, Series 2016.

Monday, September 19, 2016

Ken Song, M.D., most recently was co-founder and chief executive officer of Ariosa Diagnostics, which was acquired by Roche in 2015 for $625 million.

Monday, September 19, 2016

A 60-percent interest in an 11,118-square-foot vacant industrial property in Chula Vista has been sold for $3.81 million.

Sunday, September 18, 2016

Paige Bradley brings two decades of experience in the nonprofit, political and communications arenas to the role, where she will oversee efforts to double the organization's funding of poverty alleviation programs by 2020.

Sunday, September 18, 2016

The Turbo is equally at home grabbing a gallon of milk or slaying supercars on closed courses. With all four of its wheels in action, the S coupe model tested from rest to 60 mph in 2.8 seconds.

Sunday, September 18, 2016

The news of Mark Snell's retirement came with several executive appointments that Sempra announced Sept. 13 as part of the company's ongoing leadership development and succession planning process.

Sunday, September 18, 2016

Mike Riis will be responsible for identifying and contacting new business prospects, proposing marketing ideas, determining client ratings and issuing proposals, and documenting all material conversations with insureds and/or carriers regarding exposures and coverages.

Saturday, September 17, 2016

By typing in a code on their computer or smartphone, customers of San Diego-based Chicken of the Sea International will be able to trace where their seafood was caught, which vessel caught it, and where the fish was processed.

Saturday, September 17, 2016

RF Industries' net sales decreased 8 percent to $7.6 million for the quarter that ended July 31, compared to net sales of $8.3 million in the same quarter last year.

Friday, September 16, 2016

The CBRE Group Inc.'s retail experts Reg Kobzi, Joel Wilson, and Michael Peterson arranged the leases on behalf of the developer, Michael A. Vogt of IRE Development.

Friday, September 16, 2016

Ben Metcalf, director of California's Department of Housing & Urban Development, said the state is already well behind the eight ball when it comes to providing enough affordable rental housing.

Friday, September 16, 2016

The 11-mile route will run north from the Old Town Transit Center along Interstate 5, which it will cross twice before reaching its terminus at the Westfield UTC Transit Center.

Friday, September 16, 2016

The statewide August figure was up 1.1 percent from the revised 415,840 level in July but down 2.2 percent compared with home sales in August 2015. Home sales remained above the 400,000 pace for the fifth straight month, but year-over-year sales declined for a sixth consecutive month.

Friday, September 16, 2016

The Drone Racing League announced this week that it had signed deals to broadcast a 10-episode season on ESPN and ESPN2, along with the European stations Sky Sports Mix and 7Sports.

Friday, September 16, 2016

By knowing what you want in your lodgings, you can make the service work for you. Here are a few tips for first-time users.

Friday, September 16, 2016

Founded in 2003, Country Wine is an omni-channel retailer of premium craft beers, wines, and spirits with eight stores in San Diego County and a growing eCommerce platform.

Friday, September 16, 2016

Carlsbad-based broadband technology company ViaSat Inc. will introduce a tiered Wi-Fi service to Piedmont railway passengers traveling between Raleigh and Charlotte, N.C.

Friday, September 16, 2016

The price works out to $177,000 per unit, which is the highest recorded per-unit cost for a four-plex in Lakeside, according to the Multiple Listing Service (MLS).

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Priced from the high-$400,000s, the three-story floor plans at Mission Terrace feature up to 1,874 square feet with four bedrooms and 31/2 bathrooms.

Thursday, September 15, 2016

IDW is currently marketing the "March Trilogy," the autobiography of Congressman and civil rights leader John Lewis, which is topping bestsellers lists.

Thursday, September 15, 2016

The Sorrento Mesa property is a 134,000-square-foot building, fully occupied by Time Warner Cable, in the Pacific Corporate Center. The individual price was not disclosed.

Thursday, September 15, 2016

"In addition to accommodating our firm's rapid growth, our new downtown location will bring our interior architecture, design and branding services closer to the clients we serve," said Tiffany English, principal of Ware Malcomb.

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Subsidiaries of the San Diego-based Cubic Corp. recently signed a $35.5 million contract with the Land Transport Authority (LTA) in Singapore to design and deliver automated fare-collection equipment for a forthcoming railway project.

Thursday, September 15, 2016

San Diego County ranked 19th out of 45 regions surveyed in a JLL tech market report for the second quarter.

Thursday, September 15, 2016

The Associated General Contractors of America's San Diego Chapter, Inc. (AGC) Board of Directors has voted to endorse Measure C, the initiative seeking to build a stadium and convention center downtown.

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Slow-growth initiatives passed just 42 percent of the time during the same period. What's more, those initiatives deemed as neither pro-growth nor slow-growth fared even worse with just 29 percent passing.

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Automakers are taking advantage of connected cars by beaming improved features right into their vehicles via software upgrades.

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Instead of following the standard process of venting the gas, Southern California Gas Co. compressed most of it, and then pumped it into three large tanks so it could be put back into SoCalGas' system and used by customers.

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Sempra U.S. Gas & Power, a unit of Sempra Energy, recently completed its sale of EnergySouth, Inc. to Spire Inc. for $320 million.

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

The selling brokers were Roger Carlson and Larry Cambra of the CBRE Group Inc. They represented Cobra-Blackmore, a unit of The Blackmore Co. of Carlsbad.

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

San Diego-based eDigital Corp. filed several new patent infringement complaints against three companies in the connected security camera industry.

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

MarketPointe Realty Advisors' RentalTrends report shows rents have been rising since September 2013 to an average of $1,743 per month, reflecting an 8.44 percent increase from September 2015.

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

The 260-foot-tall turbines will be erected on 12,000 acres of ridgeline in McCain Valley, north of Boulevard.

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

The buyer was the Chinyeh Rose Hostler Trust and the seller was Lanoitan LLC. Both are from San Diego.

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

The county posted 2,124 sold listings in August, which was 3.58 percent lower than July and 2.07 percent lower than August 2015. Year-to-date sold listings amounted to 16,168 – or 3.38 percent less than a year ago.

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Developed by eMarine Systems for the 100-acre Catalina Sea Ranch, the new NOMAD sea buoy can take the "pulse" of an area in the ocean.

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

"The rating upgrade reflects the district's historically strong financial margins which withstood the stress of the drought of record while maintaining solid debt service coverage (DSC)," Fitch wrote.

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

The Young Investigator Grant was presented at a ceremony last week, during which the handprints of young cancer patients were applied to a white Hyundai vehicle.

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

For the 12 months that ended Aug. 31, PriceSmart reported its net sales increased 3.7 percent to $2.82 billion from $2.72 billion for the 12-month period that ended Aug. 31, 2015.

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Airbnb, the short-term rental website, has announced measures to fight discrimination, something of a milestone for Silicon Valley: a major network owning up to its own power.

Monday, September 12, 2016

The panel, titled "Hope for the Best, Plan for the Worst – Prepare for Trial So Your Case Doesn't Get There," will consist of defense and plaintiff trial lawyers, a claim's representative and a sitting judge.

Monday, September 12, 2016

. The recent activity from Lone Star and Caliber may be the clearest sign of a nascent revival in a corner of the mortgage market that most big U.S. banks have not dared to touch.

Monday, September 12, 2016

By working with Amkor Technology Inc. -- one of the world's leading providers of contract semiconductor assembly and test services -- the new company will combine Amkor's test services cleanroom facilities with Qualcomm Technologies' expertise in product engineering and development.

Monday, September 12, 2016

Other features include slow-motion recording and 3x smooth zoom and several zoom presets. Both cameras also have built-in stereo microphones with wind-noise reduction capabilities.

Monday, September 12, 2016

David Casey Jr., managing partner of Casey Gerry Schenk Francavilla Blatt & Penfield LLP, has been inducted into the Consumer Attorneys of San Diego's Past Presidents' Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame.

Monday, September 12, 2016

Jay Henslee, vice president of retail banking for U.S. Bank, San Diego, has been elected president of Rebuilding Together San Diego's board of directors for 2016-2017.

Monday, September 12, 2016

Higgs Fletcher & Mack partner R. Michael Jones has been named president of the San Diego chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG).

Sunday, September 11, 2016

The F-Pace's largely aluminum skin is a fetching compilation of curves that somehow manages to evoke the F-Type coupe, a machine with no prayer of carrying a family.

Sunday, September 11, 2016

Wilson Turner Kosmo LLP senior counsel Sotera Anderson has been named to the State Bar of California's Commission on Judicial Nominees Evaluation as well as appointed to the Pan Asian Lawyers of San Diego (PALSD) Board of Directors.

Sunday, September 11, 2016

Buyers in Silicon Valley must be aggressive and innovative as well as well-heeled, especially as housing inventory here hits its lowest point in at least 20 years.

Monday, September 19, 2016

A 17-unit student apartment complex adjacent to San Diego State University was purchased by group of entities headed by Warmington Group of Cos. of Costa Mesa for $12 million or a whopping $705,882 per unit.

Saturday, September 17, 2016

The firm represents clients on both the plaintiff and defense side of civil cases and handles matters in state and federal court and arbitration.

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

The brainchild of San Diego entrepreneurs and co-founders Wolf Bielas, Michel and Samantha Cohen, Edward Adato, and Dan Schwarzblat, Downtown Works is the fruition of more than $9 million of investment.

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Bill Chiles, Scott Peterson, and Brian Cruz, of CBRE's capital markets' debt & structured finance team, secured an aggressive 10-year loan through Freddie Mac.