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Glancy Binkow & Goldberg LLP
Glancy Binkow & Goldberg LLP, Representing Investors Who Purchased Auction Rate Securities From The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., Announces Class Action Lawsuit and Seeks to Recover Losses -- GS
LOS ANGELES, April 18, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Notice is hereby given that Glancy Binkow & Goldberg LLP has filed a Class Action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on behalf of a class (the "Class") consisting of all persons or entities who purchased and/or repurchased auction rate securities offered for sale by The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS), and its principal U.S. broker-dealer, Goldman, Sachs & Co. (collectively, "Goldman Sachs") between March 25, 2003 and February 13, 2008, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Chino Commercial Bank
Chino Commercial Bank Given Premier Performing Recognition
CHINO, Calif., April 18, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Chino Commercial Bank (OTCBB:CCBC) was recently recognized by The Findley Reports on Financial Institutions by receiving Findley's rating of "Premier Performance" for the 2007 fiscal year. The Bank, which has branches in Chino and Ontario, received the recognition from Findley for its financial and operational performance during the 2007 year, including Profitability and Loan performance.
Hallmark Financial Services, Inc.
Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. Announces 1 Million Share Stock Buyback Program
FORT WORTH, Texas, April 18, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. (Nasdaq:HALL) today announces its first ever stock buyback program. The Board of Directors has authorized the repurchase of up to 1,000,000 shares of the Company's common stock. Any stock repurchases made at the present time will be funded from excess capital currently held at the holding company resulting from the issuance of $25,000,000 of trust preferred securities in August, 2007.
Johnson & Perkinson
Johnson & Perkinson Announces Impending Deadline in Class Action Litigation Naming Superior Offshore International, Inc. -- DEEP
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., April 18, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Johnson & Perkinson hereby announces that the deadline for applying for Lead Plaintiff status in a class action lawsuit naming Superior Offshore International, Inc. ("Superior Offshore" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:DEEP) is approaching. The action, docket numbered 08-CV-00987, was filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas. Individuals, families, trusts or other entities that purchased Superior Offshore common stock between April 20, 2007 and January 9, 2008, inclusive, and have substantial losses, have the opportunity to participate as Lead Plaintiffs in the currently pending class action litigation against the Company. To do so, you must apply to serve in that capacity by April 28, 2008.