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Access Is the Main Goal of Bar Foundation’s Local Grants

The San Diego County Bar Foundation (SDCBF) has awarded a total of $110,000 to 13 local nonprofits that offer legal services and promote understanding of the legal system to San Diego County residents, an increase of 10 percent over last year.

Court Decision Impacts Housing Development

LEGAL: More Stringent Reporting of Emissions Could Be Big Challenge

Development and legal experts say a recent California Supreme Court ruling on a major Los Angeles-area housing development mandating more stringent reporting related to greenhouse gas emissions could have far-reaching effects for larger projects in San Diego County and elsewhere in the state.

USD's MBA Program Ranked Among Top 100 Worldwide

The University of San Diego’s MBA program ranked 59th in the world, according to an annual survey from Financial Times of the top 100 programs.

EDF Renewable Energy to Power Salesforce's Texas Operation

San Diego’s wind and solar firm EDF Renewable Energy has signed an agreement with tech giant Salesforce. Under the agreement, EDF will provide Salesforce with 24 megawatts of wind energy from its Salt Fork Wind Project in Texas to power Salesforce operations.

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Hotel Proposed for Site of Scuttled Convention Center Expansion

Local developers The Robert Green Co. and Fifth Avenue Landing LLC are proposing an 831-room, $270 million hotel, slated for the downtown waterfront site where an extensive expansion of San Diego Convention Center was previously proposed.

Local Shoes With Heart Acquired by Elsey Enterprises

Elsey Enterprises and its brand, Funds2Orgs, recently acquired San Diego-based Shoes with Heart, a shoe drive fundraising company, to expand and gain market share in the company’s industry.

Mirum Agency Partners with Rady School’s Center for Business Analytics

The Rady School of Management at UC San Diego announced that its Center for Business Analytics will partner with the Mirum Agency.

San Diego's Workforce Not as Educated as its Peers, Study Shows

San Diego’s workforce may not be as educated as its peers, but it’s catching up quickly.

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Gainful Employment Regulations Need Balance

Throughout the San Diego region, we rely on various services to be available to us.

Storix’s Intellectual Property Case Is One Worth Studying

Fish & Richardson has been named to the National Law Journal’s (NLJ) “2015 Appellate Hot List” as one of 20 firms that “represent appellate advocacy at its strongest — winning the big cases and changing the law.” This is the fifth time that Fish has been named to the Appellate Hot List.

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Biz Taps a Rich Vein: Hangover Sufferers

SERVICE: I.V. Society’s Product Is Rehydration

It’s not uncommon for those who enjoy San Diego’s craft beer and beach nightlife to drink too much. Visiting conventioneers, vacationers and wedding parties are particularly prone to excess (let’s call it the “carpe diem effect”).

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Aptus Court Reporting acquires Brunson Court Reporters

Aptus Court Reporting announced its acquisition of Brunson Court Reporters Jan. 12 to help with the company’s continued global expansion efforts.

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Welk Resorts Opens New Fitness Center at Escondido Property

Locally based Welk Resorts has opened a new $2.6 million fitness center at its Escondido property, located at 8860 Lawrence Welk Drive.

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Marvin Malecha to Lead NewSchool of Architecture and Design

Marvin Malecha has been named president and chief academic officer of the NewSchool of Architecture and Design in downtown San Diego.

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Merrit Strunk Named Chief Marketing Officer at Asset Marketing Services

Asset Marketing Systems on Monday said it had hired Merrit Strunk as its new chief marketing officer.