Biotech Firm Cofounders Convicted of Wire Fraud, ConspiracyThe co-founders of JHL Biotech were convicted Thursday in federal court in San Francisco, after they pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit trade secret theft and wire fraud.
Former Genentech Scientist, Husband Plead Guilty To Stealing Trade Secrets, Sharing With CompetitorsA former scientist with South San Francisco-based Genentech and her husband pleaded guilty to stealing company secrets and sharing them with competitors, federal authorities said.
Mom's Rare Condition Spurs SRA Scholar to Career in Medical ResearchSRA scholar Steven Palomares' passion for science is deeply personal with his own mother's health being a primary motivation.
4 Former Genentech Workers Accused Of Stealing Company SecretsA former senior scientist at Genentech Inc. and three former colleagues have been indicted on charges of stealing trade secrets from the biotechnology company to give to a rival firm in Taiwan.
After Devastating Loss, Student Inspired To Help Others Facing Huge HurdlesThe loss of her father marked a turning point in Olivia Di Santo's life. Now she is looking to help others facing much larger hurdles.
South SF High School Students Excel In State-Of-The-Art Biotech LabGenentech spent nearly $8 million to build a biotech lab at South San Francisco High School with the goal to get kids excited about STEM fields.
California Bill Would Halt Practice Of Pharmaceutical Industry Gifts To DoctorsThe common practice of doctors accepting gifts from drug manufacturers may soon come to a screeching halt in California.
Genentech, OSI Pharmaceuticals Agree To Pay $67M Over Cancer Drug Tarceva AllegationsGenentech and OSI Pharmaceuticals agreed to pay $67 million to settle allegations they misled doctors about the effectiveness of the cancer drug, Tarceva.between January 2006 and December 2011.
Silicon Valley Tech Shuttle Drivers Approve Union Proposal To Increase Wages, BenefitsThe agreement from Compass drivers includes hourly pay increases over the three-year contract, shift differential pay, a six-hour minimum and employer contributions to a pension plan.
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San Francisco Bicycle Coalition Providing Bike Education For Genentech Shuttle Bus Drivers The Genentech course is just one of the education programs the SF Bicycle Coalition teaches, to show drivers the rules of the road.
Half Of ’10 Best Companies To Work For’ Based In Bay AreaFortune Magazine’s annual “100 Best Companies to work for continues to be dominated by Silicon Valley’s tech industry.
San Francisco Proposes Rules For Tech Company ShuttlesMayor Ed Lee announced an 18-month pilot program Monday that would allow commuter shuttles commonly known as “Google buses” to use 200 Muni bus stops throughout San Francisco to load and unload commuters, for a price.
SFMTA Set To Regulate Tech Company Shuttles Using Muni Bus StopsPrivate tech company buses and shuttles that have been using San Francisco Municipal Railway bus stops could soon have to follow some new rules as the city's transportation agency board is set to decide on proposed regulations in January.
Genentech Shuttle Bus Collides With SUV In San Francisco, Man HospitalizedA commuter shuttle and SUV collided on San Francisco's Divisadero Street Friday morning, blocking traffic on the thoroughfare, police and Municipal Railway officials said.