LA BUSINESS JOURNAL DAILY NEWS
Kin Community, an online women’s lifestyle network headquartered in Santa Monica, has launched a new branded content division called Kin Studios, which boosts the company’s ability to craft online video campaigns for advertisers.
A private equity investor in AeroVironment Inc. is seeking a change in how the company company’s board is elected.
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The trial lawyer on giving back, the importance of family and rethinking how law students are educated.
Bonnie Eskenazi, a civil litigator and trial lawyer, is considered one of the leading entertainment attorneys in Los Angeles.
The Los Angeles Business Journal’s index of the largest local public companies fell slightly for the week. The weighted LABJ index fell less than 1 percent to close at 233, with losers outpacing gainers 103 to 47. Nine companies closed the week unchanged.
The Dow Jones industrial average fell 28 points and closed at 17,730. The S&P 500 fell one point to 2,077. The Nasdaq fell four points to 5,009. The LABJ Stock Index fell one point to 233.
Health Net Inc. announced Thursday that it will be acquired by Centene Corp. in a cash and stock deal valued at $6.8 billion.
Cal State Los Angeles is opening a campus in downtown Los Angeles, having signed a 10-year lease late last month for 21,000 square feet at 801 S. Grand Ave. in the Financial District.
Premium denim maker Joe’s Jeans Inc. has entered into forbearance agreements with its lenders, according to documents the company filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
A federal court judge in Los Angeles issued a ruling on Tuesday upholding the validity of dredging permits issued under the Clean Water Act to facilitate the development of the Newhall Ranch community in Santa Clarita.
AT&T and DirecTV have moved a step closer to becoming the largest cable provider in the country.
Flying Food Group has sued the city of Los Angeles, alleging the city has falsely claimed the airline catering business has not followed its living wage law.
The Dow Jones industrial average rose 138 points in Wednesday trading to close at 17,758. The S&P 500 rose 14 points to 2,077. The Nasdaq rose 26 points to 5,013. The LABJ Stock Index rose two points to 234.
Finding that Santa Monica’s culture and concentration of talent outweighed the lure of less expensive space in other Silicon Beach communities, rapidly growing MD Insider has signed a lease for 10,000 square feet on Main Street.
An investment from Allscripts Healthcare Solutions values Patrick Soon-Shiong’s health care IT firm NantHealth at $2 billion.
Monrovia drone maker AeroVironment Inc. posted better-than-expected earnings Tuesday, thanks to strong sales of its unmanned aircraft.
Walt Disney Co. on Tuesday named Christine McCarthy as its chief financial officer, replacing James A. “Jay” Rasulo, who is leaving the company after being passed over as a successor to Chief Executive Robert Iger.
Irvine lender Plaza Bank has closed its acquisition of Manhattan Bancorp, the El Segundo parent of Bank of Manhattan.
The Dow Jones industrial average climbed 23 points Tuesday to close at 17,620.
Expense reporting and automated invoicing software company Chrome River has raised a $100 million Series D round from private equity firm Great Hill Partners.