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Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP
Investor Notice: Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP Has Filed a Shareholder Class Action Against Harley-Davidson, Inc. -- HDI
NEW YORK, June 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP has filed a class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin on behalf of shareholders who purchased or otherwise acquired the securities of Harley-Davidson, Inc. ("Harley" or the "Company") (NYSE:HDI) between January 21, 2004 through April 12, 2005, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Lockridge Grindal Nauen P.L.L.P.
Lockridge Grindal Nauen P.L.L.P. Announces Shareholder Class Action Lawsuit Against OCA, Inc. -- OCA
MINNEAPOLIS, June 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Lockridge Grindal Nauen, P.L.L.P. announces that it filed a class action lawsuit Friday, June 10 in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana on behalf of all purchasers of the common stock of OCA, Inc. (NYSE:OCA) ("OCA" or the "Company") between May 18, 2004 and June 7, 2005 (the "Class Period"). The Complaint alleges that defendants violated federal securities laws by issuing a series of material misrepresentations to the market during the Class Period, thereby artificially inflating the price of OCA securities.
WorldWater & Solar Technologies
WorldWater & Power Corporation Files for New Patent for Maximum Power Point Speed Control
PENNINGTON, N.J., June 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- WorldWater & Power Corporation (OTCBB:WWAT), maker of high-horsepower solar energy systems, today filed an application with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for a Maximum Power Point Speed Control, a method and apparatus that performs maximum power tracking of motor speed. The present invention relates generally to the operation of AC motors or similar loads with AC motor drives that convert power from a DC source (such as sun power) to AC, and more particularly to operation of the motor at maximum power as the power from the DC source varies.
Montana Oil & Gas, Inc.
Montana Oil & Gas, Inc. Announces Projects Update
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Montana Oil and Gas (Pink Sheets:MOGI) reports the following update on its Sylvan Lake project and Westlock Gas well. The Operator has moved the production on the 1-5-60-25W4M West Lock gas well up to between 500 and 675 thousand cubic feet per day, or just over a hundred barrels of oil a day equivalent, over the first couple of weeks in May. Pressures will continue to be monitored over the next several weeks before a decision to increase the volumes will be made. Peter Sanders, President of Montana Oil and Gas comments, "These are excellent volumes of gas and with natural gas prices continuing to soar, the company is pleased with this well's performance so far."
Seeger Weiss LLP
Seeger Weiss LLP Announces Investigation of Claims and Actions against Guidant and Medtronic for Defective Defibrillators -- GDT, MDT
NEW YORK, June 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm Seeger Weiss LLP, www.seegerweiss.com, announces that it has filed a class action lawsuit against Guidant Corporation (NYSE:GDT) and Guidant Sales Corporation ("Guidant") relating to its manufacturing and sales of defective defibrillators and is investigating claims against Medtronic, Inc (NYSE:MDT) of Minneapolis, Minnesota, and Medtronic USA, Inc. (collectively "Medtronic") and is considering filing a class action lawsuit against Medtronic relating to its manufacturing and sales of potentially life-threatening defects in approximately 87,000 implantable cardioverter defibrillators ("ICDs") and cardiac resynchronization therapy defibrillator ("CRT-Ds"), which are surgically-implanted devices that essentially monitor heart rhythm and shock or pace the heart into normal rhythm when patients suffer rapid, life-threatening heart rhythm disturbances that can lead to cardiac arrest.
New VimpelCom Board
OSLO, Norway, June 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Russian mobile operator VimpelCom, in which Telenor holds 26.6% of the voting shares, announced its new board of directors following VimpelCom's Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Moscow on Wednesday. VimpelCom's new board of directors consists of nine members. Three of the directors are officers of Telenor, three are representatives of Alfa Group and three are independent. One of the independent directors was nominated by Telenor, and two were nominated by Alfa Group.
Telatinos Inc. Releases Majority of IPXES Inc., Contracting Division
MIAMI, June 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Telatinos Inc. (Pink Sheets:TLND), a Latin American-based communications service provider, today announced that the controlling shareholders and Board of Directors have ratified that the "springing option" on the Contacting division of the Company has been exercised by the Holders of the springing option. The resulting action removes the majority of all revenues to a privately held corporation. The Company and its common shareholders remain minority shareholders of IPXES Inc. The Company's proprietary technologies and all other assets and liabilities will remain in Telatinos Inc.
Education Realty Trust, Inc.
Financing Complete for New Housing at Slippery Rock University
MEMPHIS, Tenn., June 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Education Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:EDR), America's most experienced collegiate student housing provider, today announced completion of a $75.8 million bond issue that will finance construction of a new on-campus student housing community at Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania in Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania.