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Harold B. Obstfeld, P.C.
Harold B. Obstfeld, P.C. Files Class Action on Behalf of Purchasers of Securities of NovaStar Financial -- NFI
NEW YORK, May 4, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- A class action lawsuit has been filed by the law firm of Harold B. Obstfeld, P.C. in the United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri on behalf of a class consisting of all purchasers of securities of NovaStar Financial, Inc. ("NovaStar'') (NYSE:NFI), between October 29, 2003 and April 8, 2004, inclusive (the "Class Period'').
KIWI Network Solutions, Inc.
KWNS signs Memorandum of Understanding to Offer New Broadband and Device network in the UAE with TELTEK Canada
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., May 4, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- KIWI Network Solutions, Inc., (OTCBB:KWNS - News), http://www.kwnsmobile.com, announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with TELTEK Canada, a telecommunications company based in Toronto. KIWI Network Solutions Inc. and TELTEK Canada have commenced formal negotiations with a regional based carrier to offer a Packet Based Broadband System and Device Network in the United Arab Emirates. The MOU forms the first part of a consortium being finalized by KIWI and TELTEK Canada with a series of operating technology partners.
Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation
Law Offices of Charles J. Piven, P.A. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Global Crossing Ltd. -- GLBCE
BALTIMORE, May 4, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. today announced that a securities class action was commenced on behalf of shareholders who purchased, converted, exchanged or otherwise acquired the common stock of Global Crossing Ltd. (Nasdaq:GLBCE) between December 9, 2003 and April 26, 2004, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corp.
Integra LifeSciences Announces Acquisition of Berchtold Medizin-Elektronik GmbH
PLAINSBORO, N.J., May 4, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq:IART) today announced that it has acquired Berchtold Medizin-Elektronik GmbH from Berchtold Holding GmbH. Based in Tuttlingen, Germany, Berchtold Medizin-Elektronik manufactures and markets the Elektrotom(R) line of electrosurgery generators and the Sonotom(R) ultrasonic surgical aspirator, as well as a broad line of related handpieces, instruments and disposables used in many surgical procedures, including neurosurgery. Berchtold Medizin-Elektronik markets and sells its products to hospitals and physicians primarily through a network of distributors.
Level 8 Systems, Inc.
Convergys to Deploy Level 8's CICERO Client-Centric Integration Solution
PRINCETON, N.J., May 4, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Level 8 Systems, Inc. (OTCBB:LVEL) announced today that Convergys Corporation (NYSE:CVG), the global leader in integrated billing, employee care, and customer care services has agreed to implement Level 8's leading-edge CICERO application integration technology in a major pilot environment -- the first step in what both companies expect will lead to an enterprise-wide deployment throughout Convergys' global contact center network. As part of the pilot, Convergys will use the CICERO client-centric integration solution to simplify and accelerate delivery of advanced customer care products and services in both domestic and international contact centers.