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The Cooper Companies, Inc.
CooperVision Files Litigation Against CIBA Vision
LAKE FOREST, Calif., April 11, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- CooperVision, Inc., the contact lens unit of The Cooper Companies, Inc. (NYSE:COO) announced today that on April 10, 2006 it filed suit in federal district court in Marshall, Texas, alleging that CIBA Vision's O2Optix(tm) contact lenses infringe United States Patent Nos. 6,431,706, 6,923,538, 6,467,903, 6,857,740 and 6,971,746, all of which are assigned to CooperVision. CooperVision is asserting two families of patents. One family relates to innovations that control the edge characteristics of certain types of contact lenses. The second family of patents relates to novel designs for certain types of contact lenses, including certain types of toric lenses used to treat astigmatism, the blurring of vision due to an irregularity in the shape of the cornea.
Dell Rating and More from DonHarrold.net
SHREVEPORT, La., April 11, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- DonHarrold.net (IARD #119079, http://www.donharrold.net), rates Dell (Nasdaq:DELL), Novavax (Nasdaq:NVAX), Research in Motion (Nasdaq:RIMM), and Lexar Media (Nasdaq:LEXR).
Risky Market Moves from DonHarrold.net
SHREVEPORT, La., April 11, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- DonHarrold.net (IARD #119079, http://www.donharrold.net), rates Advanced Micro Devices (NYSE:AMD), 3Com (Nasdaq:COMS), CMGI (Nasdaq:CMGI), and On Semiconductor.
Stock Ratings from DonHarrold.net
SHREVEPORT, La., April 11, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- DonHarrold.net (IARD #119079, http://www.donharrold.net), rates Lucent (NYSE:LU), Brocade (Nasdaq:BRCD), Seagate Tech (NYSE:STX), and News Corp (NYSE:NWS).
NT Holding Corp.
NT Holding Corp. Announces Joint Venture in Indonesia for Coal Mining and Export Project
HONG KONG, April 11, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- NT Holding Corp. ("NT Holding") (OTCBB:NTHH), today announced the closing of a definitive agreement with PT Global Indonesia Mining Limited ("PT Global"). Pursuant to such agreement, NT Holding and PT Global will form a joint venture company ("Joint Venture") in the Republic of Indonesia to carry out coal mining and related export business. NT Holding will have a 70% interest in the Joint Venture.
Industrial Nanotech, Inc.
Industrial Nanotech Ships Nansulate to Leading European Luxury Car Manufacturer for Testing
NAPLES, Fla., April 11, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Industrial Nanotech (Pink Sheets:INTK) is pleased to announce that the performance automaker Porsche AG, based in Weissach, Germany, has recently placed an order for Nansulate HH and Nansulate PT to demonstrate the effectiveness of the protective coatings on its vehicles. Porsche requested and reviewed technical information on the Company's products prior to placing the order and is the third European luxury performance automaker to recently contact the Company.
World Energy Leaders Braced for Revolutionary Change Within The Industry
LONDON, April 11, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The utilities industry is facing its biggest challenge in modern times according to the eighth annual PricewaterhouseCoopers report 'The Big Leap: Utilities Global Survey 2006'. According to the report, two-thirds of the world's leading utility company leaders hold this view with the majority rating the changes that the industry will have to undergo as little short of revolutionary. This sentiment is felt most strongly in Europe (72%), which is grappling with conflicting challenges including supply and demand imbalances, infrastructure vulnerability and environmental concerns.
Beceem Communications Receives Investments from DoCoMo Capital
SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 11, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Beceem Communications, a leading provider of chipsets for Mobile WiMAX technology, today announced that it has received an investment from DoCoMo Capital, the venture capital investment arm of NTT DoCoMo. The two companies will collaborate to evaluate the performance of Mobile WiMAX and its suitability as a wireless broadband solution.