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Suntron Corporation Prevails Over Applied Materials in Texas Supreme Court Forum Dispute
PHOENIX, May 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- On May 5, 2006, the Texas Supreme Court issued an order in favor of Suntron Corporation (Nasdaq:SUNN) in its ongoing lawsuit against Applied Materials, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMAT). The Texas Supreme Court's decision allows the litigation to proceed in Fort Bend County, Texas, the location of Suntron's Sugar Land manufacturing facility. The trial court has ordered that discovery will proceed and a trial date will be set.
Hannover Re Starts the New Financial Year On a Positive Note
HANNOVER, Germany, May 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Hannover Re expressed considerable satisfaction with its start to the new financial year. "With our quarterly result we have taken a first major step towards achieving our defined profit target for 2006," Chief Executive Officer Wilhelm Zeller affirmed.
BICO Announces That Vegas Wireless Entertainment Acquisition is Terminated- 11 May, 2006
DOVE CANYON, Calif., May 11, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- BICO, Inc. (OTCBB:BIKO) announced the termination of its agreement to acquire 100% of the issued and outstanding stock of Vegas Wireless Entertainment, Inc. "Vegas Wireless." The transaction has been terminated because Vegas Wireless notified BICO that it would not proceed with the transaction for reasons related to the tax treatment of the transaction for shareholders of Vegas Wireless.
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Fireworks and Flag Waving: Not Just for the Fourth
HOUSTON, May 11, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Think of fireworks, and some of America's most joyous holiday observances come to mind -- the Fourth of July foremost among them. In a small but growing trend, however, patriotic displays of pyrotechnics will be featured from sea to shining sea during the coming Memorial Day weekend, a time traditionally devoted to more toned-down remembrances of fallen heroes and other loved ones.