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Author Archives: Sean Wallace

Elixirgen gets licensing deal with Japanese company

Elixirgen LLC, a growing biotechnology company in Baltimore, announced Thursday that it has entered an exclusive license agreement with Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma Co. Ltd., a major pharmaceutical company in Japan. The agreement will focus on Elixirgen’s research regarding biologics targeting diseases associated ...

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Carnival Cruise Line adds Baltimore beer to lineup

Baltimore-based Heavy Seas Beer is the latest locally brewed beer to be featured on a Carnival Cruise Line ship. Heavy Seas is now served on Carnival Pride, which sails seven-day cruises from the Port of Baltimore. With the addition of Heavy Seas’ ...

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Kaiser Permanente opens Baltimore Harbor Medical Center location

Rockville-based Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States, an integrated care delivery system, opened its brand new Kaiser Permanente Baltimore Harbor Medical Center location this week. The new medical center is a 19,000-square-foot facility at 815 East Pratt St., in downtown Baltimore ...

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TD Ameritrade names new CEO

OMAHA, Neb. — TD Ameritrade has chosen Tim Hockey, the head of TD Canada Trust and oversees Canadian banking and wealth management, to become its new CEO, the company announced Wednesday. Hockey will take over for Fred Tomczyk, who has ...

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DOUGLAS ANTHES, et al. v. DONALD J. CALLENDER, et al.

Civil procedure — Temporary restraining order — civil contempt In this appeal, we address the validity of a contempt order issued by the Circuit Court for Calvert County imposing sanctions upon Douglas Anthes (“Anthes”), appellant, for failing to remove certain ...

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Adams Funds launches new website

Adams Funds, a closed-end fund platform comprised of two of the nation’s oldest closed-end equity funds, Adams Diversified Equity Fund Inc. and Adams Natural Resources Fund Inc., announced Tuesday the launch of its new website www.AdamsFunds.com. The new website combines in one location information ...

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Baltimore genome firm gets $21.4M in financing

Personal Genome Diagnostics Inc., a Baltimore-based provider of advanced cancer genome testing products and services, today announced that it has raised $21.4 million in a Series A funding round led by New Enterprise Associates. Other new and existing investors, including Windham Venture ...

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Federal Capital Partners buys $84M Herndon, Va., tower

Chevy Chase-based privately held real estate investment company Federal Capital Partners announced Wednesday the $84 million acquisition of One Dulles Tower, a 400,000 square foot Class A office building prominently located at 13200 Woodland Park Drive on the Dulles Toll Road in Herndon, ...

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UPS tops 3Q profit forecasts despite dip in revenue

DALLAS — UPS predicts that holiday-season deliveries will rise at least 10 percent from a year ago, to more than 630 million packages between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Eve. The company expects its busiest day to be Dec. 22, the ...

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Bridgestone buys Pep Boys for $835M

NEW YORK  — Tire and auto service company Bridgestone Corp. is buying auto parts and repair company Pep Boys in for $835 million in a deal that will help Bridgestone gain a more dominant position. The offer was for $15 ...

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