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The Canadian University of British Columbia to Establish the Nobel Biocare Oral Health Center
ZURICH, Switzerland, March 9, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nobel Biocare (Other OTC:NBCHF), the world leader in innovative esthetic dental solutions, today announced the donation of CAD 5 million over five years to the University of British Columbia Faculty of Dentistry, Vancouver, Canada, to establish the Nobel Biocare Oral Health Center. The new hi-tech clinic will promote the study of dental implants and prosthetics by providing a state-of-the-art teaching and research facility for optimal patient treatment.
Habanero Resources Inc.
Habanero Resources Inc. Announces Seismic Operations Now Underway on Peace River Oil Sands Prospect in Alberta, Canada
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 9, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Habanero Resources Inc. ("Habanero") (Pink Sheets:HBNRF) (TSX-V:HAO) (Frankfurt:HRJ) is pleased to announce that it has been informed by the operator of the Peace River Oil Sands Prospect (announced November 17, 2005) that activities are moving forward and that the seismic is now being shot. Once the seismic is completed the data will be interpreted and evaluated with the known geology and previously gathered information to determine the proceeding steps for the potential Oil Sands pilot project planned for this prospect.
Emulex and Novell Showcase Lead in Xen Server Virtualization
HANNOVER, Germany, March 9, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- CeBIT -- Emulex(r) Corporation (NYSE:ELX), the most trusted name in storage networking connectivity, today announced the industry's first demonstration featuring Linux-based server virtualization combined with industry-standard N-Port ID Virtualization (NPIV) technology in Europe. Emulex has teamed with Novell to showcase the benefits of leveraging its industry-standard NPIV-based LightPulse(r) Virtual HBA technology within a Fibre Channel environment using Xen 3 technology and tools provided by Novell as part of Novell's next SUSE Linux Enterprise Server.
Law Offices of Howard G. Smith
Smith & Smith LLP Provides Update to Class Action Lawsuit Against ProQuest Company -- PQE
BENSALEM, Pa., March 8, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Smith & Smith LLP announces an April 11, 2006, deadline to move to be a lead plaintiff in the securities class action lawsuit filed on behalf of shareholders who purchased securities of ProQuest Company ("ProQuest" or the "Company") (NYSE:PQE), during the period January 9, 2003 through February 8, 2006 (the "Class Period"). The shareholder lawsuit is pending in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan.
Law Offices of Howard G. Smith
Smith & Smith LLP Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against The Cooper Companies, Inc. -- COO
BENSALEM, Pa., March 8, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Smith & Smith LLP announces that a securities class action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of shareholders who purchased securities of The Cooper Companies, Inc. ("Cooper" or the "Company")(NYSE:COO) between July 29, 2004 and November 21, 2005, inclusive (the "Class Period"), including those who received Cooper shares through its acquisition of Ocular Sciences, Inc. The class action lawsuit was filed in the United States District Court for the Central District of California.
GulfMark Offshore, Inc.
GulfMark Offshore Reports Record 4th Quarter 2005 Results
HOUSTON, March 8, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- GulfMark Offshore, Inc. (Nasdaq:GMRK) today announced net income of $8.2 million, or $0.39 per diluted share on revenue of $51.6 million for the quarter ended December 31, 2005. This compares to net income of $8.9 million, or $0.44 per share (diluted) on revenue of $41.4 million for the fourth quarter of 2004. The fourth quarter 2004 results include an income tax benefit of $4.8 million, or $0.24 per diluted share resulting mainly from the release of deferred tax liabilities related to a tax audit.
The Pomerantz Firm Charges Chicago Bridge & Iron Company With Securities Fraud -- CBI
NEW YORK, March 8, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pomerantz Haudek Block Grossman & Gross LLP (www.pomerantzlaw.com) has filed a class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, against Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V. ("CB&I" or the "Company") (NYSE:CBI) and certain of its officers, on behalf of purchasers of the common stock of the Company during the period from March 9, 2005 to February 15, 2006, inclusive (the "Class Period"). The complaint alleges violations of Section 20(a) and Section 10(b) of The Exchange Act and Rule 10b-5.