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Parthus Technologies plc
Combination of Parthus and Ceva
DUBLIN, Ireland and SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 31, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Parthus Technologies plc ("Parthus") (LSE:PRH) (Nasdaq:PRTH), DSP Group, Inc. ("DSPG") (Nasdaq:DSPG) and Ceva, Inc. ("Ceva") jointly announce that the proposed combination of Parthus and Ceva is expected to close on November 1, 2002.
Microgen Group plc
Microgen-OST Software Empowers Wells Fargo
BERKSHIRE, U.K., Oct. 31, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Microgen-OST (LSE:MCGN) (www.microgenost.com), a leading developer of business rules software for the financial services sector and a division of Microgen plc, announces the implementation of its software at Wells Fargo Institutional Brokerage & Sales (WFIBS) in Minneapolis.
Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP
Rabin & Peckel LLP: Class Action on Behalf of Purchasers of Agilent Technologies, Inc. Securities Filed Against Credit Suisse First Boston Alleging Violations of Federal Securities Law -- A
NEW YORK, Oct. 30, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- A class action Complaint has been filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, case number 02 Civ. 8676, on behalf of all persons or entities who purchased or otherwise acquired Agilent Technologies, Inc. ("Agilent") securities (NYSE:A) between December 13, 1999 and September 9, 2002, both dates inclusive (the "Class Period"). Credit Suisse First Boston and Elliot Rogers are named as defendants in the complaint.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman, TRW Registration Statement Declared Effective
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 30, 2002 -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) and TRW Inc. (NYSE:TRW) today announced that the Registration Statement on Form S-4 filed by Northrop Grumman with the Securities and Exchange Commission in connection with their pending shareholder meetings and merger transaction is effective. The Registration Statement contains the joint proxy statement/prospectus relating to the proposed acquisition of TRW by Northrop Grumman.
Abbey Spanier Rodd & Abrams, LLP
Abbey Gardy, LLP Commences Class Action Securities Fraud Suit Against CIGNA Corporation -- CI
NEW YORK, Oct. 30, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Abbey Gardy, LLP commenced a Class Action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the District of Pennsylvania on behalf of a class (the "Class") of all persons who purchased securities of CIGNA Corporation ("Cigna" or the "Company") (NYSE:CI) between May 2, 2001 and October 24, 2002, inclusive (the "Class Period"). The Compliant names as defendants Cigna, H. Edward Hanway, James G. Stewart and James A. Sears.
Grandma in the Computer Age: Let this grandma teach you how to live your life - and surf the 'net
MOUNT VERNON, Ohio, Oct. 30, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- If you think that the elderly are not capable of making a phone call with tiny computer-cellphones and surfing the 'net with a high-speed computer, then it's high time you meet this lady. Author Clara E. Martin recounts her own feats and defeats, encounters and struggles, amid this fast-changing world, as she takes a walk through memory lane in her autobiography "Grandma's Stroll Down Memory Lane" (now available through 1stBooks Library).
Wilson Greatbatch Technologies, Inc.
Wilson Greatbatch Technologies, Inc. Reports Record Revenues for Third Quarter of 2002
CLARENCE, N.Y., Oct. 30, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Wilson Greatbatch Technologies, Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE:GB), a leading developer and manufacturer of batteries, capacitors, components and enclosures used in implantable medical devices and specialty batteries used in demanding non-medical operations, today reported record revenues for the third quarter of 2002.