Sunday, October 23, 2016

Thursday, September 22, 2016


Friday, October 21, 2016

While all around the world, refugees leave their countries to flee from war, persecution or natural disaster — thankfully America is still a place of accommodation and relief, as one religious center welcomes and resettles hundreds of refugees fom all over the world.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Apprenticeship training is increasingly sophisticated and demanding to insure graduates have the upgraded skills to keep pace with the demands of today's workplace.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

It turns out that the nature of presidential power is a bit more complicated than we imagined — and that the notion of a Trump presidency is far more terrifying.

Friday, October 14, 2016

Demographics determine the future of our nation, both in terms of family formation and the work force.

Thursday, October 13, 2016

While women have made tremendous strides in commercial real estate brokerage over the last 20 years, why don't we have more female brokers by now?

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Business owners want to live and work here — and they are willing to struggle through more burdensome regulations to make it happen.

Friday, October 7, 2016

The way forward, to mitigate San Diego becoming a "luxury good," is a multi-faceted solution where builders, designers, planners, policy makers, nonprofit organizations and community members will need to diligently work together.

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Many nations — big and small, rich and poor — are making a concerted effort to create cashless, or nearly cashless, economies.

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

The California lawyer who seeks to represent clients in another jurisdiction must thoroughly research the law in that jurisdiction to determine if the lawyer's actions are permissible there.

Monday, October 3, 2016

In stark contrast to California's ill-considered draft regulations, states like Texas and Michigan are opening their doors to companies that develop self-driving car technology.

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

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.
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.

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

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

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

Eighty-seven percent of contractors report having a hard time filling key professional and skilled craft worker positions.
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.

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

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.
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.

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

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.
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
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.

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.
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Supply-chain logistics firm Airspace Technologies recently moved into a 7,500-square-foot collaborative office space in Carlsbad.


Sunday, October 23, 2016

A board member since 2013 and previously vice chair, Jim Peterson aims to increase the organization's outreach program to all eligible "wish kids" and further fundraising efforts to ensure the local chapter can sustain its unprecedented growth in the number of wishes granted in the coming year.

Sunday, October 23, 2016

Under the pilot program, Metis Real Estate Network will serve as an interface between Trimont and its commercial real estate clients, increasing collaboration on roughly $110 billion of real estate.

Sunday, October 23, 2016

Terry Buchholz, most recently the area director of operations for Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants, has been named general manager of L'Auberge Del Mar, an oceanfront hotel resort.

Saturday, October 22, 2016

San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer and Neftali Garcia, a vice president for governmental affairs at the McLane Company, were unanimously approved to join the board.

Saturday, October 22, 2016

Each earhook contains a Bluetooth antenna, providing a stronger, more versatile connection, according to a release. Users can change songs, play and pause by tapping either the left or right earbud.

Saturday, October 22, 2016

"Jon is the right guy for this position, and we're excited to have him aboard," said Brian Woods, CEO of Jerome's Furniture. "He has a keen eye for sourcing the quality products we seek for our customers and can do so at peak operational efficiency. I'm very much looking forward working with him."

Friday, October 21, 2016

Marc Frederick recently joined the CBRE Group, Inc. as a vice president. He will be focusing on the sale of owner/user and investment properties in San Diego's downtown and uptown submarkets.

Friday, October 21, 2016

Funded by SANDAG, the program will enlist the help of local businesses to encourage their customers to walk and bike as their preferred form of transportation within the Chula Vista Third Avenue Village neighborhood.

Friday, October 21, 2016

A new report from the Urban Land Institute's Greenprint Center for Building Performance found that water use in San Diego area office buildings declined by an average of 40 percent between 2014 and 2015.

Friday, October 21, 2016

Alex Rogers has been promoted to executive vice president and president of Qualcomm Technology Licensing (QTL), effective immediately, Qualcomm Inc. announced Oct. 19.

Friday, October 21, 2016

The finalists include Planck Aerosystems, which develops aerial drone technology for use in the fishing industry; Guru, which creates interactive digital material for museum visitors; and 11Health, which uses Bluetooth technology to send real time health data to wireless devices.

Friday, October 21, 2016

Vacancy levels were the lowest in the North County at 4.9 percent followed by Central County at 5.1 percent, according to Cushman & Wakefield.

Friday, October 21, 2016

Capable of generating enough electricity to power 5,000 homes, the solar plant will help the region cut greenhouse gas emissions and meet the state-mandated goal of producing half of all electricity from renewable sources by 2030, according to a release.

Friday, October 21, 2016

The 15,346-square-foot open-layout office, located at 550 West B Street, will feature premium amenities and on-site mentors.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Bo Havlik and Victor Aquilina of Lee & Associates – North San Diego County represented Breakfast Republic in the transaction. The landlord, Villa Encinitas Plaza Partnership, Ltd, was represented by Malinda Louie of CFI.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

"Every course in the online program is taught by SDSU faculty who have demonstrated an ability to excel in their regular on-campus teaching assignments," said George Belch, interim dean of the College of Business Administration.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Beginning at 11 a.m., the event will be held on Manchester Field at The Preuss School UCSD, and it will include live music, free food and family activities.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Daren Blomquist, Attom's senior vice president, said 22.7 percent of single-family homes sold in the county between January and July were investment sales – making it the highest percentage of such sales since 2008, when the level exceeded 23 percent.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

The $7.9 million park will serve the surrounding neighborhoods with sports fields and play areas for children.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

The facility is located on 3.46 acres, is comprised of 47,710 square feet of storage, 7,800 square feet of covered RV parking, and includes 451 storage units.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Within one week after escrow closed, the entire building was fully leased on a long-term, phased-in basis to Floor and Décor, a specialty retailer in the hard-surface flooring market headquartered in Atlanta.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

She was honored for innovatively managing the airport authority's nearly $3 billion capital portfolio. She set a new standard for sustainability by requiring all San Diego airport projects be built to LEED Silver standards or better.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Home values in the United States were up 5.5 percent during the past year while San Diego County experienced an increase as well, according to the September Zillow Real Estate Market Report.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Airspace Technologies handles supply-chain logistics from newly minted office.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

As land grows scarcer and more expensive, and the population booms, more developers are combining commercial and residential space.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Known as 7th and Market, the 39-story tower will include a Ritz-Carlton hotel, a Whole Foods Market, 159 apartments, 59 luxury condominiums and 150,000 square feet of Class A office space.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

BNBuilders will renovate classrooms, an assembly space, administrative offices, an indoor athletic area and building-support space. An existing outdoor area will be used for an art program.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Both the buyer and seller were represented by Rusty Williams and Chris Roth, principals with Lee & Associates – North San Diego County.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

While terms of its accord with casino operator Penn National Gaming were not disclosed, Scientific Games secured 32 percent of Hollywood Casino's games floor share.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Eric Rosengren, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, voted to raise rates at the Fed's most recent meeting in September. He explains why in a Q&A with the New York Times.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

The medical office building at 250-260 East Chase Avenue is occupied by Rady Children's Physician Group, Chan Pediatric Dentistry, Anthony Prouse, DDS, and SmallTalk Speech Therapy.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Using a listen-before-talk system, the successful test demonstrates the technology's ability to co-exist with Wi-Fi on the same 5 GHz channel.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Mitek will occupy 29,000 square feet of ground floor space in its new offices. The firm is being represented by Ron Miller of Colliers International's Occupier Services Team.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Online bidding will begin Wednesday at and will close in rapid succession, live auction style, on Monday, Oct. 24, beginning at 10:30 a.m.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

The index found green building certifications in the U.S. have been trending upward during the last decade, and are now held by 11.8 percent of all surveyed buildings, representing 40.2 percent of all office space.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Trent France, of Lee & Associates – North San Diego County, and Kent Moore, of Palomar Commercial, represented the buyer, ASAP Investments.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Lee & Associates – North San Diego County principals Rusty Williams and Chris Roth represented the seller, 4S Properties, in the transaction.

Monday, October 17, 2016

Ontario, Canada-based developer OpenAire has been commissioned by Pacifica Enterprises to develop a 21,000-square-foot retractable roof enclosure for the famed pool.

Monday, October 17, 2016

Proposition 13 was an assault on the property-tax structure in California, where plebiscites are hard-wired into the political ethos and voters tend to exercise the franchise aerobically.

Monday, October 17, 2016

The San Diego Convention Center Corp. and Smart City Networks announced a collaborative digital advertising program at the bayfront facility.

Monday, October 17, 2016

To help startups and other companies get their feet wet, some technology companies are developing blockchain-based systems for managing the custody, trading and settlement of securities.

Monday, October 17, 2016

TomTom City provides live and historical traffic information for more than 100 cities globally, connecting traffic authorities, businesses and citizens to optimize traffic flow.

Monday, October 17, 2016

To plan the interface between port tidelands and the marine environment, an accord was reached between the State Lands Commission and the San Diego Unified Port District.

Monday, October 17, 2016

The buyer was IPT Pacific Coast III LLC, a unit of Industrial Property Trust of Denver, while the sellers were units of The Blackstone Group (NYSE: BX).

Sunday, October 16, 2016

Elcelyx Therapeutics announced Oct. 12 that Sandesh "Sandy" Mahatme has been appointed to its board of directors as an independent director.

Sunday, October 16, 2016

Tim Book has managed many multi-million-dollar construction projects, including attractions for Legoland, Disney California Adventure, the San Diego County Operations Center and sports facilities for his alma mater, San Diego State University.

Sunday, October 16, 2016

eDigital Corp., announced Oct. 13 the appointment of Don Springer as an independent director of the company.

Sunday, October 16, 2016

Earlier this month, Harry Duffield took over as the new president Score San Diego, a nonprofit organization that provides counseling and mentoring to small business owners and entrepreneurs.

Saturday, October 15, 2016

San Diego-based XYZprinting, a manufacturer of desktop 3D printers, recently released the da Vinci miniMaker, an education-focused printer geared toward children.

Saturday, October 15, 2016

The graceful lines of the Mercedes C300 Coupe will satisfy the masses while enthusiasts will want to move up to the AMG performance variants.

Saturday, October 15, 2016

It may sound like a breach of etiquette to wait until the last minute to merge, but traffic engineers and transportation departments in several states are promoting that exact move.

Friday, October 14, 2016

"Mike Ross is the epitome of a relentless ally to every Balfour Beatty teammate, and the clients and communities he serves every day," said Brian Cahill, president of Balfour Beatty's California Division.

Friday, October 14, 2016

San Diego Judge Gary Kreep has until Oct. 27 to answer the Commission on Judicial Performance's allegations.

Friday, October 14, 2016

Childs will work with Westcore's acquisitions team to evaluate future development and existing buildings, assessing properties and providing estimated budgets.

Friday, October 14, 2016

"This expansion is one of many investments EAG has made to continue its long tradition of leadership in environmental science," Siddhartha Kadia, president and CEO of EAG, said in a statement.

Friday, October 14, 2016

The total sales volume of resold single-family homes in San Diego County amounted to nearly $1.4 billion in September, according to the Greater San Diego Association of Realtors, as prices edged closer to pre-recession levels.

Friday, October 14, 2016

Sundt Construction, Inc., has promoted longtime Sundt employee John Messick to vice president and San Diego regional director, replacing former Sundt executive Jon Wald, who retired earlier this month after 26 years with the company.

Friday, October 14, 2016

The San Diego chapter of the Association of Legal Administrators will hold its annual partner luncheon at Morton's Steakhouse (285 J Street, San Diego) on Tuesday from 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.

Friday, October 14, 2016

The Presidio at Rancho Del Oro development in Oceanside was part of a $498 million portfolio recently purchased by The Blackstone Group.

Friday, October 14, 2016

Designer recognized for work on St. Thomas More Catholic Church.

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Barbara Stewart will deliver the keynote address, sharing insights from her personal interviews with more than 400 leaders from around the world.

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Although definitions vary, there are more than 230 accelerator programs worldwide that have provided $19 billion in funding for more than 6,000 companies to date, according to, which provides information on accelerators nationwide.

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Grossmont Union High School District completed a modernization project at Valhalla High School in El Cajon. The $33 million project entailed renovating the 40-year-old main building and theater over the course of 14 months.

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Tim brings over 30 years of academic and industry experience that includes leading worldwide clinical development programs," Regulus president and CEO Paul C. Grint, M.D., said in a statement.

Thursday, October 13, 2016

LeadCrunch collects large amounts of data and uses artificial intelligence to find insights on how to make business-to-business sales and marketing more effective.

Thursday, October 13, 2016

The NCMT Test Bed will be the world's first urban laboratory capable of large-scale testing and implementation of emerging technologies in complex urban environments, according to Cubic.

Thursday, October 13, 2016

"I am proud that Donna chose Kramm Court Reporting to provide her clients with the same high quality, excellent service they are accustomed to," said Rosalie Kramm, founder of Kramm Court Reporting.

Thursday, October 13, 2016

San Diego-based SmartDrive Systems announced that Heyl Truck Lines has deployed SmartDrive's video-based safety platform throughout its fleet.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Mirati Therapeutics, Inc. earlier this month announced the appointment of Chris LeMasters to the newly created position of executive vice president and chief business officer.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

The port, which oversees 6,000 acres of tidelands, has typically used a piecemeal approach to planning that, officials now concede, stands in the way of a unifying vision.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Mitchell will integrate Tractable's solutions within its WorkCenter Automobile Physical Damage platform, enabling customers to make better decisions and accelerating the vehicle repair and claims management processes.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

The sellers were represented by Ryan Grant, Erica Mittendorf and Jeb Bakke of CBRE Group Inc.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

The self-guided tours, which will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., will feature a broad range of styles and tastes intended to show how professional interior designers can transform people's lives and lifestyles.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

The complex at 1423 E. Washington Ave. has one- and two-bedroom floor plans that range from 552 square feet to 833 square feet.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

San Diego's Wakeland Housing & Development Corp. was chosen to receive the Governor's Historic Preservation Award for its Home Front redevelopment at Camp Anza development in Riverside.

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

At 6050 Camino San Fermin, Cielo Carmel includes 197 homes for households earning 50 to 60 percent of the area's median income.

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

The associate dean of New York University's Schack Institute of Real Estate and a partner at Capri Capital delivered the keynote address during the 2016 Trigild Fall Conference at the Hotel del Coronado last week.

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Harbor Island was selected to host an extreme sailing catamaran race from Oct. 19-22, 2017.

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

The buyer of the 18-room property was Imperial Investments Inc. of Old Town with Bhavesh Patel as its principal.

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Under the task order, Cubic Global Defense will support humanitarian assistance by advising U.S. Pacific Command leaders on engagement, training and education.

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

The San Diego Tourism Marketing District will award funding to organizations implementing sales and marketing programs expected to increase hotel stays in the city.

Monday, October 10, 2016

Public pensions are supposed to be bulletproof, because cities — unlike companies — seldom go bankrupt, and states never do. Of all the states, experts say, California has the most protective pension laws and legal precedents.

Monday, October 10, 2016

The San Diego Cyber Center of Excellence is a nonprofit dedicated to accelerating the region's cyber economy and positioning it as a global hub of cyber innovation.

Monday, October 10, 2016

The appointment comes as the company settles into new offices in Scripps Ranch that doubles the space for staff and provides more than eight times the warehouse space.

Monday, October 10, 2016

NAES will remain headquartered in San Diego and continue to operate under the leadership of its president, Jim Wood.

Monday, October 10, 2016

With her nearly 30 years at Hewlett-Packard Co., Ann Livermore brings extensive experience in senior leadership positions, and broad knowledge and experience in the areas of technology, business management, marketing, sales, and research and development.

Monday, October 10, 2016

Travis Trautvetter of Cushman & Wakefield brokered both sides of the sale. The building was constructed in 2014, and it is fully leased to the Social Security Administration.

Monday, October 10, 2016

The store signed a 10-year lease in the 84,567-square-foot center that was constructed in 1956. It plans on occupying its new space in December.

Monday, October 10, 2016

The buyer was represented by Anton Burman of ACI Apartments Inc., and the seller was represented by Bob Kelly from Berkshire Hathaway Home Services.

Monday, October 10, 2016

TeamLogic provides IT management services to businesses to increase their productivity and gain a better return on their technology investments.

Monday, October 10, 2016

EC Constructors served as general contractor and Sprotte Watson Architecture Planning was the designer on the $10.9 million project.

Monday, October 10, 2016

The properties, which comprise 6,294 units throughout Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee, were purchased from New York-based DRA Advisors LLC. It's the largest transaction for Strata.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

According to a newly published CoStar Group report, the countrywide retail vacancy rate declined to 4.1 percent in the third quarter from 4.2 percent in the second quarter.

Monday, October 17, 2016

The company was given the inaugural "Downtown on the Rise" award at the 54th Alonzo Awards, held last week at the San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina.

Thursday, October 13, 2016

The Torrey Ridge Science Center is a Class A life sciences campus leased to such firms as Regulus Therapeutics, Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Nitto BioPharma, Interpreta and BP Technology Ventures.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

The State Route 15 Mid-City Centerline project will add two bus stations along the freeway at University Avenue and El Cajon Boulevard, and transit-only lanes within the existing median from Interstate 805 to Interstate 8.

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

The market recorded 664,500 square feet of occupancy growth across all classes in the third quarter, with the North, Central and South County regions all reporting positive net absorption.