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The Practice of Law: Poole & Shaffery Law Firm

Poole & Shaffery Law Firm

July 30, 2014 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Editor | Business Journal Stories


U.S. HealthWorks expands corporate office space

U.S. HealthWorks has acquired some 6,000 square feet of extra space for expansion of its Santa Clarita headquarters offices, an executive with the firm confirmed.

July 29, 2014 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Editor | Business Journal Stories


The Practice of Law: Reape-Rickett Law Firm

Reape-Rickette Law Firm

July 29, 2014 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Editor | Business Journal Stories


The Practice of Law: Owen, Patterson & Owen

Owen, Patterson & Owen

July 29, 2014 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Editor | Business Journal Stories


More companies should follow Tesla Motors into collaboration economy

Tesla Motors announced it has opened its patent portfolio in hopes of encouraging other companies to create new electric vehicles. In a blog post, CEO Elon Musk said this was done "in the spirit of the open source movement, for the advancement of electric vehicle technology."

July 29, 2014 | By Topher Morrison Deseret News | Business Journal Stories


VICA: Cap and trade revenues could result in local opportunities

California has long been a leader in the nation's efforts to curb climate change. Unfortunately, the state's solution, Assembly Bill 32 – known as the Global Warming Solutions Act – has been a burden on the state's power plants and manufacturers since its passage in 2006. The bill is a plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to 1990 levels by 2020, and includes a cap-and-trade program, a market-based system that uses economic incentives to decrease GHG emissions.

July 29, 2014 | By Stuart Waldman President, Valley Industry and Commerce Association | Business Journal Stories


Ken Keller: 10 questions for a better business and life

No one knows when someone will say something, do something, suggest something or demonstrate something that can have a positive impact in a person's life or their business.

July 29, 2014 | By Ken Keller | Business Journal Stories


UTAK Laboratories releasing 16 new quality control test materials

UTAK Laboratories has released more quality control materials for labs around the country to run tests on amphetamines, barbiturates, and benzodiazepines, a psychoactive drug.

July 29, 2014 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Editor | Business Journal Stories


UVDI forms partnership with multinational company

In a David and Goliath-like pairing, but friendly, Valencia'sUltraViolet Devices Inc. (David) formed a partnership with The Clorox Company (Goliath) in February. Together the small and the large companies joined forces to fight bacteria in hospitals throughout North America.

July 29, 2014 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Editor | Business Journal Stories


VICA: Teacher Tenure Ruling a Big Gain for California

Two years ago, nine students sued the state of California for violating their constitutional right to equality of education with unfair teacher tenure laws.

July 02, 2014 | By Stuart Waldman President, Valley Industry and Commerce Association | Business Journal Stories


Ken Keller: Getting results from the midyear retreat

At the end of June, the company held a retreat.

July 02, 2014 | By Ken Keller Real Clear Business Advice | Business Journal Stories


Kevin Anthony: The Elephant Bar Post-mortem

It is not just the downturn in the American economy that has fried much of the restaurant industry it is myriad forces coming home to roost. The closing of the Elephant Bar in Santa Clarita was surprising but in many ways predictable and there are lessons to be learned:

July 02, 2014 | By Kevin Anthony Restaurant Industry | Business Journal Stories


Business Roundtable: Commercial Real Estate

As recovery continues in the industrial real estate space, several new projects are finally set to come on line with construction beginning as early as this year.

July 02, 2014 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Writer | Business Journal Stories


Real Estate Market Outlook: Retail Space

There are a lot more tenants chasing a lot fewer deals in the Santa Clarita Valley retail space, according to John Cserkuti, senior vice president with NAI Capital.

July 02, 2014 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Writer | Business Journal Stories


Real Estate Market Outlook: Office Space

The inventory of available office space in the Santa Clarita Valley has shrunk dramatically within the last three years, according to Ryan House, vice president with Jones Lang LaSalle.

July 02, 2014 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Writer | Business Journal Stories


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Popular Mechanics Salutes Boston Scientific

Valencia's Boston Scientific was given a 2014 Breakthrough Award for its Precision Spectra Spinal Cord Stimulator System.

October 29, 2014 | By SCVBJ Staff | Business Journal Stories


MannKind Business Spotlight: Lessons Learned

How MannKind Would Change How They Conduct Clinical Trials in the Future

October 27, 2014 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Editor | Business Journal Stories


SCV Company poised to help fight Ebola virus

As the nation's top health officials worked to assure Congress they can halt the spread of the Ebola virus in the U.S., Santa Clarita-based UltraViolet Devices Inc., and its partner The Clorox Company, is busy fielding calls for help.

October 27, 2014 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Editor | Business Journal Stories


Making the Case for Boosting California's Biomedical Industry

SCVBJ: Economically speaking, why is the biomedical industry important to California and why should it be protected?

October 27, 2014 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Editor | Business Journal Stories


Governor’s Bill Signing Choices Prompt Age-Old Question: What Was He Thinking?

September 30 marked the deadline for Gov. Jerry Brown to either sign or veto the legislation that managed to reach his desk. With the state of California fighting to recover economically, this date offered a chance to either expedite or hinder the process of reaching stability. Predictably, the Governor's bill signing frenzy this year was no exception to the passage of well-intentioned but ridiculous bills in years past.

October 27, 2014 | Stuart Waldman, President Valley Industry and Commerce Association | Business Journal Stories


How to Lose Your Top Employees

Many executives including those who lead human resources often state, "Our employees are our greatest asset." In many companies, employees are the business.

October 27, 2014 | By Ken Keller | Business Journal Stories


Changing Environment – Hospitals

The changing environment of health care via the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and the expansion of Medicaid grab the headlines, and rightly so. These efforts have a major impact on the financing and delivery of health care. Nationally, the impact on hospitals appears to be slightly positive as the payments available for the previously uninsured reduce the bad debts and charity care historically provided.

October 27, 2014 | By Roger Seaver, President and CEO Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital | Business Journal Stories


Providence Launches $150 Million Venture Capital Fund

Providence Health & Services has launched a venture capital fund aimed at driving innovations across the health care system to improve quality, lower costs and create better outcomes, the healthcare organization announced.

October 27, 2014 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Editor | Business Journal Stories


Audi’s Pursuit of Automated Driving Technology

Auto manufacturer Audi was the first company to receive a newly created autonomous driving permit issued by California as a new set of regulations governing the testing of automated driving on the state's roads took effect.

October 27, 2014 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Editor | Business Journal Stories


Medical Sleuths Solve Mystery Illnesses Using the Wisdom of the Crowd

Inspired by his sister's serious, and undiagnosed, medical condition, Jared Heyman founded CrowdMed, a venture-backed Silicon Valley startup which harnesses the wisdom of crowds to help solve even the world's most difficult medical cases.

October 27, 2014 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Editor | Business Journal Stories


Home-growing a Biomedical Cluster by Creating Shared Space

Seizing on a golden opportunity to bring additional support to the region's biomedical industry, the Santa Clarita Valley Economic Development Corp. is going after a federal Science and Research Park Development Grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce and Economic Development Administration.

October 27, 2014 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Editor | Business Journal Stories


Why Funding is Scarce for Startup Biomedical Companies

We ask Matt Ridenour, investor, lecturer at UCLA Anderson School of Management, and CEO of ZevTechnologies why seed money and early stage funding is so difficult to come by for biomedical startups.

October 27, 2014 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Editor | Business Journal Stories


Roundtable: Biomedical Companies

The SCVBJ invited some local biomedical companies to an industry Roundtable to understand how the industry has evolved and what challenges it faces.

October 27, 2014 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Editor | Business Journal Stories


Real Estate Market Outlook: Office

SCVBJ: What has the office market looked like in the past couple years?

October 24, 2014 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Editor | Business Journal Stories


The Costly Mistake David Guenther Learned From To Make J. David’s Successful

SCVBJ: What year was J. David's Custom Clothiers founded?

October 02, 2014 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Editor | Business Journal Stories


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