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Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP
Top Appellate Specialist to Join Paul Hastings in Washington, D.C.
WASHINGTON, Sept. 29, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP, a leading international law firm, announced today that Stephen Kinnaird, formerly of Sidley Austin LLP, has joined Paul Hastings as partner in the Washington, D.C. office. Mr. Kinnaird, an appellate specialist, will co-chair the Paul Hastings Supreme Court and appellate group.
EMS Technologies, Inc.
LXE Signs On New Distribution Partner, ScanSource
ATLANTA, Sept. 29, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LXE Inc., the wireless logistics computing business of EMS Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:ELMG) and ScanSource, Inc. (Nasdaq:SCSC), an industry-leading distributor of AIDC and point-of-sale solutions, have announced today a distribution agreement that will significantly extend the availability of LXE's products in the high-growth distribution channel. ScanSource POS and Barcoding will distribute the entire LXE product line of rugged mobile computers throughout the United States and Canada. The agreement allows ScanSource resellers to strengthen their offering and grow their businesses through LXE's rugged mobile computing product line.
Surge Global Energy, Inc.
Surge Global Energy Reports Investment in Bio Fuels Sector
SOLANA BEACH, Calif., Sept. 29, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Surge Global Energy, Inc. (OTCBB:SRGG) is pleased to announce that it has made an initial investment in the biofuels sector. Surge has selected 11 Good Energy, Inc. (11goodenergy.com) developer of G2 Diesel, a next generation biodiesel, for an investment of $275,000, through the purchase of a Convertible Note bearing interest at 8% per annum and due June 30, 2009. The Note is redeemable or convertible into 11 Good Energy common shares until June 30, 2009 at Surge's election, and also contains an equal number of common stock purchase warrants exercisable until June 30, 2010.