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Investor Update: The Rosen Law Firm Reminds Barrier Therapeutics Investors of the December 12, 2005 Deadline to Participate in the Class Action -- BTRX
NEW YORK, Dec. 8, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Rosen Law Firm (http://rosenlegal.com) reminds investors that they have until December 12, 2005 to seek appointment by the Court as Lead Plaintiff in the class action lawsuit filed by the Rosen Law Firm on behalf of purchasers of Barrier Therapeutics, Inc, ("Barrier" or the "Company'') (Nasdaq:BTRX), common stock during the period between April 29, 2004 and June 29, 2005 (the "Class Period"). Shareholders who purchased Barrier stock in the Initial Public Offering ("IPO") on April 29, 2004 and/or in its Secondary Offering on February 9, 2005 are also included in this class action.
Neoware Unveils New Thin Clients and Software for Indian Market
BANGALORE, India, Dec. 8, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Neoware, Inc. (Nasdaq:NWRE), the leading supplier of enterprise software, thin client appliances and related services, today announced significant new additions to its thin client portfolio for the Indian market, the Neoware c50 and the Neoware e370, as well as Neoware Image Manager, innovative new software that enables thin clients to provide all of the functionality of a personal computer at much lower cost.
Recent Key Publications Describe Evolving Epidemic of Severe Clostridium difficile-Associated Disease
EXTON, Pa., Dec. 8, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- ViroPharma Incorporated (Nasdaq:VPHM) today announced that The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) and the Center for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) Morbidity and Mortality Weekly (MMWR) have further described the ongoing epidemic of severe disease caused by Clostridium difficile, including additional characterization of the variant strain that is causing significant increases in the rates of morbidity and mortality in 16 states across the U.S. and in Canada, and the spread of this once hospital based disease into community settings.
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FamilyFun.com Suggests Festive Family Nights at Home as Perfect Antidote to Hectic Holiday Schedules
NORTH HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Dec. 8, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Each year parents take on the daunting tasks of holiday preparations for the entire family. To carve out precious family time during the busy holiday season, the editors at FamilyFun.com (www.familyfun.com), the premier online family resource for creative solutions, suggest planning themed "family nights." These planned nights get kids involved with many holiday activities and help parents complete many of their holiday preparations -- all while spending time together.
Economic Impact of Pandemic Mitigated by Integrating TeleWork Into Business Continuity Planning
TORONTO, Dec. 8, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The potential economic impact of a pandemic outbreak has been estimated at $166 billion in the U.S. alone, according to the CDC, with a chief effect perhaps being prolonged periods of large-scale employee absenteeism. Discussion about the potential outbreak of the H5N1 Avian Flu focuses largely on public health strategies, but public and private sector organizations need to assess their options to maintain the continuity of their operations. Gill Advisors Inc. and Streamlogics Inc. will conduct a live webcast on Thursday, December 15 at 9:30 a.m. EST discussing how the economic impact of an outbreak might be better managed by integrating TeleWork as a crucial component of a business continuity plan.