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Parker Waichman Alonso LLP
Parker & Waichman, LLP Files Suit Against Ortho-McNeil Pharmaceutical, Inc. on Behalf of 33-Year-Old Woman Diagnosed with Bilateral Pulmonary Embolism and Deep Venous Thrombosis After Using Ortho Evra Birth Control Patch for Two Months -- JNJ
NEW YORK, May 19, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Parker & Waichman, LLP (www.yourlawyer.com) announced that it has filed suit against Ortho-McNeil Pharmaceutical, Inc., a division of Johnson and Johnson Inc. (NYSE:JNJ), on behalf of a 33-year-old woman and her husband. The woman suffered a bilateral pulmonary embolism and deep venous thrombosis (DVT) after using Ortho Evra for two months. The suit was filed in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey in Newark, New Jersey. For more information on Ortho Evra and this case, please visit www.orthopatchlawsuit.com or www.yourlawyer.com/topics/overview/Ortho_Evra_Patch
Scott+Scott, LLC Files Class Action Lawsuit Against UnitedHealth Group Inc. on Behalf of Investors -- UNH
COLCHESTER, Conn., May 19, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- On May 19, 2006, Scott+Scott, LLC, filed a class action against UnitedHealth Group, Inc. ("UnitedHealth" or the "Company") (NYSE:UNH) and certain officers in the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota. The action is on behalf of UnitedHealth securities purchasers during the period May 4, 2001 through April 7, 2006, inclusive (the "Class Period"), for securities law violations. The complaint alleges that defendants made false and misleading statements and material omissions regarding the Company's executive compensation practices, including the backdating of stock option grants. As a result, the price of the Company's securities was inflated during the Class Period, thereby harming investors.
VoicePulse Launches FlexRate Real-Time Pricing
JAMESBURG, N.J., May 19, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- VoicePulse Inc. today announced the immediate availability of the FlexRate pricing program for the VoicePulse Connect for Asterisk service. The program allows users of Asterisk-based Voice-over-IP PBXs to perform their own least-cost routing by downloading rates for phone calls instantaneously.
Virco Mfg. Corporation
Hundreds of Virco Furniture Items Earn GREENGUARD Certification
TORRANCE, Calif., May 19, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- In September 2005, the award-winning ZUMA(r) and ZUMAfrd(tm) product lines by Virco (AMEX:VIR) became the first classroom furniture collections to earn GREENGUARD(r) indoor air quality certification for children and schools. Now, hundreds of additional Virco classroom furniture models have been certified according to the same stringent Greenguard standard. In fact, the total number of Virco products that are now Greenguard-certified accounted for over 75% of the company's sales volume in 2005.
TrackPower, Inc. CEO, Ed Tracy, in Exclusive Interview with The Wall Street Reporter
NEW YORK, May 19, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- On May 16, Ed Tracy, CEO of TrackPower, Inc. (OTCBB:TPWR) gave an exclusive interview with The Wall Street Reporter to discuss the progress and opening of the newly constructed Tioga Downs project near Binghamton, New York. Mr. Tracy also discussed the partnership group, American Racing, as well as the future direction of the company.