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Dow Jones Indexes
Dow Jones Indexes Granted Temporary Restraining Order Against ISE and OCC
NEW YORK, May 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dow Jones Indexes was granted an extension of a Temporary Restraining Order ("TRO") against the International Securities Exchange ("ISE") and the Options Clearing Corporation ("OCC") by the Federal District Court of the Southern District of New York this morning. Dow Jones Indexes sought the TRO to prevent the ISE from listing and trading options on DIAMONDS, a unit investment trust that holds equity securities comprising the Dow Jones Industrial Average ("DIAMONDS"), and the OCC from clearing such options, without a license.
A Fight for Life -- Author Describes Family's Asbestos Tragedy
WEST POINT, Ga., May 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Romantics will enjoy the love story and bittersweet conclusion of A Story Worth Telling (now available through AuthorHouse), a new book by Rebecca Albarado. However, the book is so much more. It is the shocking account of a man diagnosed with mesothelioma, cancer caused by asbestos exposure, at the age of 50.
Scott + Scott, LLC Files First Securities Class Action Against Friedman, Billings, Ramsey Group, Inc. On May 11, 2005 -- FBR
COLCHESTER, Conn., May 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Scott + Scott, LLC announces that its client filed the first shareholder class action lawsuit on behalf of all purchasers of Friedman, Billings, Ramsey Group, Inc. (NYSE:FBR) securities who purchased between January 29, 2003 and April 25, 2005 (the "Class Period"). During the Class Period the stock plunged from $28.70 per share to $12.63 per share.
Pacific Sands Inc
Pacific Sands, Inc. Management Discusses Pool and Spa Market Positioning and Growth in Knobias Interview
RACINE, Wis., May 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pacific Sands, Inc. (OTCBB:PFSD) is pleased to announce that CEO Michael Wynhoff and CFO Michael Michie are featured today in an audio interview with Kurt Schemers of TradersNation.com. The interview includes a review of the corporation's first full year of operation under new management, as well as an in-depth discussion of Pacific Sands expanding product portfolio, market presence, manufacturing capacity, customer service, and operating philosophy.