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U.S. International Trade Commission Institutes Investigation Based Upon Flexsys Patent-Infringement Complaint Against Sinorgchem, KKPC and Kumho Tire
ST. LOUIS, July 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Flexsys(r) America L.P., a subsidiary of Solutia Inc. (NYSE:SOA), today announced that the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain rubber antidegradants, antidegradant intermediates, and products containing the same. The respondents named in the case are: Sinorgchem Co., Shandong; Korea Kumho Petrochemical Co., Ltd. (KKPC); Kumho Tire Co., Inc.; and Kumho Tire USA, Inc. This investigation is based upon a complaint filed by Flexsys on May 12, 2008, which asserts that the importation of Sinorgchem's 4-ADPA or any antidegradants made from its 4-ADPA into the United States violates section 337 of the U.S. Tariff Act, due to Sinorgchem's infringement upon Flexsys' patents for the production of 4-ADPA intermediates.
Solutia Sets Dates for Second Quarter 2008 Earnings Release and Conference Call
ST. LOUIS, July 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Solutia Inc. (NYSE:SOA) today announced it will issue financial results for the second quarter of 2008 on Monday, July 28, 2008, after the market closes. The company will then hold a conference call at 9 a.m. Central Time (10 a.m. Eastern Time) on Tuesday, July 29, 2008, during which Solutia executives will elaborate upon the company's second quarter 2008 financial results.
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Pro Motors Group, Corp. Endorses T. Boone Pickens' Efforts to Decrease America's Foreign Oil Dependency
LOS ANGELES, July 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Pro Motors Group, Corp. (Pink Sheets:PMGU) (www.ProMotorsGroupCorp.com) is proud to announce its endorsement of T. Boone Pickens' plan to reduce America's dependency on foreign oil. With its planned acquisition of Hydrogen Green Fuel Technology, Pro Motors Group, Corp. hopes to actively contribute to Pickens' energy goals, described earlier this week. Hydrogen Green Fuel Technology distributes the Hydrogen Assist Fuel Cell, which not only increases a vehicle's fuel efficiency, but also reduces harmful emissions. Pickens' recent statements emphasize the importance of a nationwide commitment to exploring alternative fuel options. The Hydrogen Assist Fuel Cell provides every vehicle owner with the ability to affordably own a cleaner, more fuel efficient vehicle.
Atmel Schedules Second Quarter 2008 Earnings Release and Conference Call
SAN JOSE, Calif., July 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Atmel(r) Corporation (Nasdaq:ATML) will hold a conference call Wednesday, July 30, 2008 at 2 p.m. PT to discuss the Company's second quarter 2008 financial results. Participating in the call will be Steven Laub, Atmel President and CEO and Stephen Cumming, VP Finance and CFO. The earnings news release will be available after the close of market that day.