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Judge rules in favor of Santa Clara, developer in "border war" with San Jose

The legal battle has been a protracted, tit-for-tat fight since San Jose’s suit was filed last year. But a judge's ruling last week marked the end of at least part of the spat......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 14th, 2017

Santa Clara"s Marvell may buy San Jose"s Cavium to form $14B chipmaker

Marvell Technology Group Ltd. is reportedly in advanced talks for a deal to acquire Cavium Inc. and create a $14 billion chipmaker. The Wall Street Journal cited unnamed sources who said Santa Clara-based Marvell (NASDAQ:MRVL) would pay a modest.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 3rd, 2017

Auto tech company takes last spot in Santa Clara office park as developer digs in on next phase

Mission Park, an R&D office park in Santa Clara, recently signed a big lease for auto tech company Future Mobility Corp., bringing the site to fully leased, just as property owner Washington Holdings digs in on the property's next phase......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 9th, 2017

2019 college football championship promises big South Bay impact

Unlike the Super Bowl played at Levi's Stadium, organizers of the 2019 college football championship believe San Jose and Santa Clara will see more tourist activity......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 28th, 2017

Downtown San Jose braces for BART construction amid bevy of new development

The BART extension — the largest single infrastructure project in Santa Clara County — is poised to become part of a perfect storm of construction that will envelop downtown San Jose for much of the next 10 years......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 25th, 2017

Exclusive: Developer buys 13 acres from Intel in Santa Clara, hints at housing plans

The land, near Intel's headquarters, is vacant today but the buyer, a multifamily housing developer, indicates that it plans to change that......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2017

Court again rules in favor of city in Philadelphia Beverage Tax suit

The city of Philadelphia prevailed for a second time in the lawsuit brought against the administration over the soda tax with five members of a seven judge Commonwealth Court panel affirming the ruling of a lower court and allowing the Philadelphia Bev.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 14th, 2017

San Jose"s longtime planning and building director leaves for Santa Clara County

San Jose is losing its director of planning, building and code enforcement, Harry Freitas, to the county of Santa Clara. Freitas has been with the city of San Jose for 27 years, serving as the city traffic engineer, then the assistant and deputy d.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 11th, 2017

Photos: Intel opens San Jose self-driving car research lab

Santa Clara-based chip giant Intel Corp. is partnering with BMW to get a fleet of 40 “highly automated” cars on the road by the end of the year. At a press event in San Jose on Wednesday, the company opened the Intel Autonomous Driving Garage .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 4th, 2017

Intel says this is why it"s cancelling its big annual developer conference

Intel has pulled the plug on its big annual developer conference, Intel Developer Forum, as more tech companies shift their approach away from mega events to smaller, more concentrated confabs. The Santa Clara-based chip company said on Monday that.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2017

Trump Travel Ban Could Be Headed to Supreme Court After Judge Rules in its Favor

A federal judge in Virginia's ruling disagrees with court opinions out of Maryland and Hawaii......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 25th, 2017

Cash-strapped LeEco reportedly hunting for a buyer for failed Santa Clara headquarters

Chinese technology conglomerate LeEco is in talks to sell the 49-acre property in Santa Clara that it acquired from Yahoo less than a year ago, Reuters reports. LeEco plans to sell the property to Chinese real estate developer Genzon Group for $260.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 17th, 2017

Santa Clara University receives record $100M gift from Sobratos

Silicon Valley real estate developer John A. Sobrato and wife Susan Sobrato have gifted $100 million to Santa Clara University to build an undergraduate STEM center. The donation marks the largest gift the university has received and the family has.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 22nd, 2017

Why the Audubon Society has filed suit to stop Alviso"s Topgolf project

Burrowing owls don’t like golf, so the Santa Clara Valley Audubon Society has filed suit against the city of San Jose for approving the Topgolf at Terra project in Alviso, which the environmental group says would disturb the most viable owl colony in .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 13th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Judge cleared of wrongdoing in Stanford rape sentencing

A California judicial disciplinary panel found no grounds to sanction the Santa Clara County judge who earlier this year sentenced Brock Turner, a former Stanford University student convicted of felony sexual assault, to months behind bars......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 19th, 2016

Why San Jose"s historic trolleys will take the holidays off

The antique trolleys that have circled the downtown transit mall loop over the Christmas-New Year’s holidays in years past won’t be running this year. Stacey Hendler Ross, spokeswoman for the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) said the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2016

Measure B backers make closing pitch to San Jose"s East Side touting bus improvements

Supporters of Measure B, the $6.4 billion transportation improvement proposal for Santa Clara County on next week’s ballot, took their campaign to San Jose’s East Side on Wednesday to make the case it will help the city’s poorest residents. The mes.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 3rd, 2016

Ohio coal company scores victory over EPA, forcing agency to tally jobs impact of new rules

A federal judge has ruled in favor of eastern Ohio coal operator Murray Energy Corp. in a lawsuit against federal environmental regulators that argued the U.S. EPA should take the loss of coal jobs into account when making new emissions rules. U.S. Distr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2016

California toughens laws against rape after Brown signs bills inspired by Brock Turner case - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesCalifornia toughens laws against rape after Brown signs bills inspired by Brock Turner caseLos Angeles TimesBrock Turner leaves the Santa Clara County Main Jail on Sept. 2 n San Jose, Calif. (Dan Honda/Bay Area News Group/TNS). Gov. Jerry.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 30th, 2016

Judge Rules in Favor of Fairholme, Orders U.S. Government to Release More Fannie Mae Documents

From Bruce Berkowitz on recent Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac court ruling/s   Dear Investor, Earlier this week, we received a favorable ruling from Judge Margaret Sweeney in the U.S. Court of Federal Claims granting our motion to compel the United [….....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkSep 23rd, 2016

Santa Clara challenges environmental report of West San Jose development

Santa Clara has jabbed back at San Jose in the two cities' ongoing conflict over neighboring developments. On Sept. 8, the Thomas Law Group sent San Jose a comment letter on the Environmental Impact Report for Santana West, a yet-to-be approved 970,000 s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 16th, 2016