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Discovery Laboratories, Inc.
Discovery Labs Files Universal Shelf Registration Statement
WARRINGTON, Pa., Oct. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Discovery Laboratories, Inc. (Nasdaq:DSCO) announced today that it has filed a universal shelf registration statement with the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) relating to the possible issuance of up to $100 million in securities. The filing should allow Discovery flexibility as to the type of security it could choose to sell, including common stock, preferred stock, and varying forms of debt securities, and is intended to enable Discovery to react to market opportunities as they arise.
Strategic Partnership Formed Between Vitasti and Leading Beverage Manufacturer for First of Its Kind Amazon Acai Vita Water
NEW YORK, Oct. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Vitasti, Inc. (OTC BB:VITS.OB ) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has entered into a letter of intent ("LOI") with one of North America's leading beverage manufacturers ("BM") for the joint venture ("JV") development and launch of Amazon Acai Vita Waters. The formulation of the vitamin enriched water will have all the health benefits of the Acai Berry including antioxidants, minerals and protein. The company's partner and industry leader, Sambazon, will provide the Acai Berry ingredient for the project.
Flint Telecom Group, Inc.
Semotus Exhibits as Silver Sponsor At Plumtree Odyssey
LOS GATOS, Calif. , Oct. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Semotus Solutions (AMEX:DLK), a pioneer in Wireless Software and Enterprise Portal Solutions, announced today that Clickmarks, a Semotus subsidiary, is exhibiting as a Silver Sponsor at the 2005 Plumtree Odyssey, October 9th - 12th in Hollywood, Florida. The annual Odyssey attracts hundreds of customers and prospects, and this year combined with the Advanced Developer Conference (ADC) to broaden the event's focus on developers as well as customers.
Izard Nobel LLP
Schatz & Nobel, P.C. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Refco, Inc.
HARTFORD, Conn., Oct. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Schatz & Nobel, P.C., which has significant experience representing investors in prosecuting claims of securities fraud, announces that a lawsuit seeking class action status has been filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on behalf of all persons who purchased the common stock of Refco, Inc. (NYSE:RFX) ("the Company") between August 11, 2005 and October 7, 2005 (the "Class Period"). Also included are all those who purchased the common stock of Refco pursuant and/or traceable to the Company's initial public offering ("IPO") on or about August 11, 2005.
Law Offices Bernard M. Gross, P.C.
Law Offices Bernard M. Gross, P.C. Commences Class Action Suit Against Andrx Corp. -- ADRX
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices Bernard M. Gross, P.C. (http://www.bernardmgross.com) announces that a class action lawsuit, numbered 05-61640, was commenced in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida, before the Honorable William P. Dimitrouleas, on behalf of purchasers of Andrx Corp. ("ANDRX" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:ADRX) common stock during the class period between March 9, 2005 and September 5, 2005 who have been damaged thereby.
Searching for Financial Independence but instead Found Much More -- New Book Reveals Author's Struggle, Success, and Motivating Insights
PEMBROKE, Bermuda, Oct. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Finding the turning point and the purpose of life has never been easy for anyone in the whole world. Some people end up reaching short of their dreams while very few managed to strike gold thanks to luck. But one woman, who already had a burning desire inside, found herself on the right direction both materially and spiritually. That woman is Kandi A. White and readers can learn a lot about her real-life success and personal insights in her super inspirational book titled Hours of Pure Gold: My weekend with the Masters of Motivation: A story of Inspiration, Motivation, and Gratitude.
Ocwen Financial Corp.
Ocwen Enters 24-Hour Mortgage Processing Business
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Oct. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ocwen Financial Corporation (NYSE:OCN) announced today that it now offers 24-hour mortgage loan processing and closing services to mortgage lenders and brokers who want to shorten the closing cycle, reduce expense, and improve accuracy. Ocwen's loan processing services include all back-office activities, including loan opening, processing, underwriting, closing and interim servicing.
TGC Ventures International Inc.
National Detection Clinics Announces Name Change
ROCHESTER, N.Y., Oct. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- National Detection Clinics (Pink Sheets:NADE) is pleased to announce it has changed the name of the company to TGC Ventures International Inc. (Pink Sheets:TGVI). The name change is to better reflect the international nature of business activity of the company. The company's focus will be in the National and International Health Care Services Market, Medical Instrument & Devices, and Applications Sectors. TGC Ventures' growth is based upon its acquisition of companies that have the ability to compete successfully in their respective markets. The Company reports that it is encouraged by the progress of recent negotiations and is currently assessing new opportunities to enhance shareholder value.