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Convio, Dean Campaign and other Clients Present at D.C. Conference on How to Raise $18 million Online in Nine months and Additional Topics
AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nonprofit professionals who want to know the secrets for raising $18 million online and building a support base of 600,000 people in less than a year will want to attend a Feb. 26 co-presentation by Convio(r) and the Howard Dean presidential campaign at this year's Direct Marketing Association Nonprofit Federation (DMANF) Annual Washington, D.C. Conference. Convio and several other clients -- including the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA), American Humane Association, Jewish National Fund, North Shore Animal League and National Trust for Historic Preservation -- also will report on outstanding 2003 marketing results and share best practices.
Galactic Gaming, Inc.
Galactic Gaming Inc. Issues Additional Stock
DENVER, Feb. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Galactic Gaming, Inc. (the "Company") (Pink Sheets:GAMX) announced that pursuant to the agreement and plan of reorganization it entered into with Aces & Eights Entertainment, LLC, a Nevada limited liability company, which was previously approved by the Company's shareholders, the Company has issued to each shareholder of record as of December 29, 2003, 5 shares of restricted common stock and 1 share of Class B preferred stock for each share of stock held as of the record date.
Reinhardt Wendorf & Blanchfield
Reinhardt Wendorf & Blanchfield Commences Class Action Against Franklin Resources, Inc. and Certain of its Affiliates, Daniel Calugar, Security Brokerage, Inc., and DCIP, L.P. on Behalf of Purchasers of The Franklin Family of Funds -- FMTIX, FMBXX, FRTIX, FTXTX
ST. PAUL, Minn, Feb. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Reinhardt Wendorf & Blanchfield announces that a class action lawsuit was filed in the United States District of the Northern District of California on February 12, 2004, on behalf of purchasers of Franklin Aggressive Growth Fund (Nasdaq:FRAAX), (Nasdaq:FKABX), (Nasdaq:FKACX), (Nasdaq:FKARX); Franklin Biotechnology Discovery Fund (Nasdaq:FBDIX); Franklin DynaTech Fund (Nasdaq:FDNBX), (Nasdaq:FDYNX); Franklin Global Communications Fund (Nasdaq:FRGUX); and other securities of the Franklin family of funds (the "Funds") operated by Franklin Resources, Inc. (NYSE:BEN) and its subsidiaries between February 6, 1999 and February 4, 2004, inclusive (the "Class Period"), seeking remedies under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Securities Act of 1933 and the Investment Advisers Act of 1940.
PharmChem Announces GAO Decision
HALTOM CITY, Texas, Feb. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- PharmChem, Inc. (OTCBB:PCHM) announced that the Government Accounting Office (the "GAO") had ruled against the Company in the matter of the Company's protest of the Administrative Office of U.S. Courts ("AOUSC")'s award of its drug testing contracts to other laboratories. The Company has filed a Motion to Reconsider with the GAO. However, given the ruling by the GAO, it is expected that AOUSC will discontinue all testing by the Company when the current contract extension expires. This award does not affect the sale by the Company of PharmScreen(R), PharmView(TM) and PharmChek(R) products to AOUSC.