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Wechsler Harwood Halebian & Feffer LLP Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Montana Power Company, n/k/a Touch America Holdings, Inc. -- TAA
NEW YORK, July 12, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Wechsler Harwood Halebian & Feffer LLP ("Wechsler Harwood") today announced that a securities class action has been commenced on behalf of shareholders who acquired Montana Power Company, n/k/a Touch America Holdings, Inc. ("Touch America ") (NYSE:TAA) securities between January 30, 2001 and November 14, 2001, inclusive (the "Class Period"). The case is pending in the United States District Court for the District of Montana, against defendants Touch America and Robert Gannon.
Newport to Report Second Quarter Results on July 23
IRVINE, Calif., July 12, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Newport Corporation (Nasdaq:NEWP) said that on Tuesday, July 23, 2002 the company will release results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2002. The company also said that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Robert G. Deuster and Chief Financial Officer Charles F. Cargile will host an investor conference call that same day at 5:00 p.m. Eastern time, to review the company's financial results and business outlook. Deuster will also comment on the company's product portfolio and positioning at SEMICON West 2002, a major semiconductor equipment industry trade show, which will be in progress at the time of call.