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Liability Management Systems Expands Services to Include Casualty Claims Consulting for Asbestos, Environmental and Mass Torts
SAN FRANCISCO, March 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Liability Management Systems, LLC, a member of the FSC Group, announces the expansion of its risk and loss management practice with the addition of casualty claims consultation to serve the insurance industry and its legal counsel. Donald M. Huffer, CPCU, AIC, AIM, will lead the new practice area. Huffer, a Senior Consultant and expert witness specializing in casualty claims management and strategy, has developed a substantial body of experience and specialized expertise in insurance claims arising from asbestos, environmental and other mass torts, as well as the strategy and management of product recalls.
Schiffrin Barroway Topaz & Kessler, LLP
The Law Firm of Schiffrin & Barroway, LLP Announces that the Class Period for the Shareholder Class Action Filed Against The Royal Dutch/Shell Group, Royal Dutch Petroleum Company, and the Shell Transport and Trading Company, PLC has been Extended to March 22, 2004 -- RD, SC
BALA CYNWYD, Pa., March 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The following statement was issued today by the law firm of Schiffrin & Barroway, LLP:
Pomerantz Grossman Hufford Dahlstrom & Gross LLP
Sonus Networks Investors Have Until Monday, April 12, 2004 to Seek Appointment as Lead Plaintiff -- SONS
NEW YORK, March 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- According to Pomerantz Haudek Block Grossman & Gross LLP (www.pomerantzlaw.com), which has filed a class action lawsuit against Sonus Networks, Inc. ("Sonus" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:SONS) and two of the Company's senior officers, on behalf of investors who purchased the securities of Sonus during the period between April 9, 2003 and February 11, 2004, inclusive (the "Class Period"), investors have until Monday, April 12, 2004 to seek appointment by the Court as one of the lead plaintiffs in this action.
Blyth, Inc. Appoints Deloitte & Touche LLP Auditors
GREENWICH, Conn., March 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Blyth, Inc. (NYSE:BTH), a leader in home decor and home fragrance products, announced today that its Board of Directors has appointed Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company's independent audit firm for the fiscal year ending January 31, 2005. Blyth expects to continue to use PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP for tax consultation and other projects.
Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP
Rabin, Murray & Frank LLP Announces Class Action Against Royal Dutch Petroleum Company -- RD, SC
NEW YORK, March 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Rabin, Murray & Frank LLP announces that a class action lawsuit was filed on behalf of purchasers of the securities, including the common stock traded in overseas markets and the American Depository Receipts trading on the NYSE, of Royal Dutch Petroleum Company ("Royal Dutch") (NYSE:RD) and/or The Shell Transport and Trading Company, PLC ("Shell Transport") (NYSE:SC) between December 3, 1999 and January 9, 2004, inclusive (the "Class Period"), seeking remedies under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the "Exchange Act").
Superclick, Inc. Announces Financial Results for First Quarter
LAGUNA HILLS, Calif., March 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Superclick, Inc. (OTCBB:SPCK) today announced financial results for the first quarter ended January 31, 2004. Revenue for the quarter was $291,422, while net loss from operations was $112,650. "Given that we came in at $652,336 in revenue and a net loss of $103,361 for the full year in fiscal 2003, we are pleased to see our run rate accelerate, as we expand our footprint in the domestic and international markets," commented John Glazik, Chief Executive Officer.
Victory Capital Holdings Corporation
Victory Capital Holdings Corp. Launches Web Based Sign-up for OnDemand Communications
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., March 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Victory Capital Holdings Corp. (OTCBB:VTYC) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, OnDemand Communications Corp., has launched its Internet enrollment program. Customers may now go to www.ondemandcommunications.com to sign-up for use of the Company's products and services. OnDemand is offering a slate of service plans ranging in price from $9.99 to $99.99. Some of the included services are: enhanced messaging; voice mail; email; fax; web based conferencing services for up to 500 persons; virtual office; follow-me telephone locator service; toll free "one-number" capability; online instant messaging; and virtual applications collaboration.
Berger & Montague PC
Berger & Montague, P.C. Announces Filing Of Class Action Suit Against Universal Health Services, Inc. And Certain Of Its Senior Officers On Behalf Of Investors -- UHS
PHILADELPHIA, March 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- On March 22, 2004, the law firm of Berger & Montague, P.C. filed a securities fraud class action complaint in the District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania against Universal Health Services, Inc. ("Universal Health" or the "Company")(NYSE:UHS) and certain of its senior officers, on behalf of purchasers of Universal Health's securities between July 21, 2003 and February 27, 2004 inclusive (the "Class Period").