LABJ WEEKLY EDITION

Swinerton Snags $209 Million LAX Contract

Transportation: Garage to be in new facility

The Los Angeles Board of Airport Commissioners on July 11 voted to award a $209 million contract for a new parking structure near Los Angeles International Airport to Swinerton Builders, airport officials announced.

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Has Miracle Mile Retail Makover Begun?

Word along the Miracle Mile has the Callender’s Grill on the 5700 block of Wilshire Boulevard – right across the street from the La Brea Tar Pits – shutting down as part of a plan to add a residential high-rise to the adjacent SAG-AFTRA building owned by J.H. Snyder Co.

Construction Booms On

REAL ESTATE: $10B in local billings for 2017

The construction boom continues for L.A. County contractors.

Aerospace Hot for Jobs

MANUFACTURING: Biggest up 3.5 percent

Aerospace and defense lead job growth.

Arrowhead Takes Flight

HEALTH CARE: $1.4B market cap for biotech firm

Shares of Pasadena’s Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals Inc. take flight.

High Times On Horizon?

MEDIA: Oreva Capital’s ambitions raise eyebrows

Can High Times live up to new owner’s rosy projection?

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SOCIAL FACTORY

Fox Sports cranks out World Cup content

Fox Digital uses Slack Inc. to move faster on World Cup.

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New Projects Raise Rents in Q2 Despite Vacancies

Rents up 13 cents countywide; vacancy at 14.1 percent

Overview of L.A. County’s commercial real estate market.

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Special Report: Real Estate Quarterly

Special Report: Real Estate Quarterly Overview of L.A. County’s commercial real estate market.

Capital Gain Deferral Opportunities abound in Los Angeles

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Embedded in the 2017 tax reform law commonly known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) is an opportunity that can minimize your capital gains tax.

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California Supreme Court Decision Dynamex Promises Major Disruption to Health Care Organizations Employing Independent Contractors

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On April 30, 2018, the California Supreme Court issued a unanimous opinion in Dynamex Operations West, Inc. v. Superior Court creating a challenging new standard for classifying workers as independent contractors versus employees.

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Women's Council & Awards 2018

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Scenes from the Los Angeles Business Journal's 2018 Women's Council Awards on June 22 at the JW Marriott Los Angeles

Los Angeles Business Journal Women's Council: The Importance of Blazing Trails for Women in all Industries

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Throughout my time in aviation, I’ve seen a lot of change.

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Los Angeles Business Journal Women's Council: Women are Driving Positive Change in Business

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On a recent Friday in downtown LA, the Los Angeles Business Journal convened a gathering of women who are leaders in every industry imaginable.

Los Angeles Business Journal Women's Council: “Lady Boss” Mugs and Male Surrogates: Persistent Sexism in Business

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The worst gift I ever got when I first made partner is a mug that said “Lady Boss” on it.

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Los Angeles Business Journal Women's Council: Women in Research Releases Study Data Examining the Impact of Industry Equality Initiatives

Women in Research (WIRe) has released the second wave of its industry wide study “Gender and Career Advancement in the Research Industry,” a follow up to the initial study in 2012.

Los Angeles Business Journal Women's Council: Survey Shows Women Business Owners Plan to Hire More and Expand their Businesses

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Majority of respondents said taxes and regulations are the key issues concerning their business

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Los Angeles Business Journal Women's Council: First Woman Appointed as Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce President and CEO

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The Board of Directors of the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce announced in May the appointment of Maria Salinas as the Chamber’s new President and CEO, effective August 1, 2018.

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Los Angeles Business Journal Women's Council: Maria Sharapova Establishes Program to Help Women Entrepreneurs and Business Owners

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Five-time Grand Slam tennis champion, Maria Sharapova, has experienced some monumental moments in her career: Among them are in 2004, with the life-changing win at Wimbledon, and in 2012, with the launch of her own successful candy company, Sugarpova.

Los Angeles Business Journal Women's Council: 30 Years Later: Women Business Owners Continue Fight for Equality

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NAWBO puts a spotlight on the 30-year anniversary of The Women’s Business Ownership Act, H.R. 5050

Women's Council & Awards Nominees 2018

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Women's Council 2018 Nominees

Keep PACE With Hispanic Business Growth

As the old saying goes, the only way to eat an elephant is one bite at a time.

Test for Trumpism

The community of business in Los Angeles is in an intriguing position to assess the constant shaking that accompanies Trumpism.

STYLE | Dancing in Color

Glorya Kaufman • Glorya Kaufman Dance Foundation

“I’m a stylish person,” said philanthropist Glorya Kaufman during a recent Business Journal visit to her Beverly Hills estate.

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Survey Says: L.A. at Risk of OB-GYN Shortage

Looming retirements, physician fatigue could be contributing factors

New report predicts insufficient numbers of OB-GYN doctors in L.A. County.

Business Concerns Remain on Data Privacy

Law gives consumers right to opt out; some see threat to sharing economy

New data privacy law presents mixed ramifications for consumers and businesses.

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