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Ahold Appeals to Shareholders
ZAANDAM, The Netherlands, Jan. 13, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ahold today appealed to the Association of Dutch Stockholders to discontinue the claims it has announced against Ahold. These claims are not in the interests of shareholders.
Framfab to Acquire Paregos
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Jan. 13, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Framfab AB has reached agreement with a majority of the shareholders of Paregos Mediadesign AB, to acquire Paregos headquartered in Stockholm. Framfab is negotiating to acquire the remaining shares, but Framfab retains the right to terminate the agreement should negotiations prove unsuccessful.
Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP
Rabin, Murray and Frank LLP Announces Class Action Lawsuit on Behalf of Investors Who Purchased Securities of Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. -- MMC
NEW YORK, Jan. 12, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Notice is hereby given that Rabin, Murray & Frank LLP commenced a Class Action lawsuit, case number 04 CV 00230, in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, on behalf of a class (the "Class") consisting of all persons who purchased securities of Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. ("Marsh & McLennan" or the "Company") (NYSE:MMC) between January 3, 2000 and November 3, 2003, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Atna Resources Ltd.
Atna Acquires High Grade Nevada Gold Project
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Jan. 12, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Atna Resources Ltd. (TSX:ATN) is pleased to announce that it has optioned and staked approximately 1300 hectares of mineral claims covering a substantial portion of the historic Jarbidge gold camp, in Elko County, Nevada. Jarbidge is a low-sulphidation epithermal gold district located 70 kilometers northeast of the Jerritt Canyon mine in northern Nevada. Gold-bearing veins were first discovered at Jarbidge in 1909, with the bulk of historic production occurring between 1918 and 1932. Historic production is estimated to have been 355,000 oz. gold and 1,600,000 oz. silver, from 800,000 tons of ore (average about 0.45 oz/ton Au and 4.5 oz/ton Ag). Atna has staked and optioned claims completely surrounding the mined out core of the historic part of the principal deposit.
Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation
Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Ibis Technology Corp.
BALTIMORE, Jan. 12, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. today announced that a securities class action has been commenced on behalf of shareholders who purchased, converted, exchanged or otherwise acquired the common stock of Ibis Technology Corp. (Nasdaq:IBIS) between October 2, 2003 and December 12, 2003, inclusive (the "Class Period").