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Mark Spears to Step Down At Year End
CHICAGO, May 21, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LKQ Corporation (Nasdaq:LKQX) today announced that Mark T. Spears, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, intends to resign at or about the end of 2009 to pursue personal interests. LKQ has begun a search for his successor.
Dolphin Digital Media
Dolphin Digital Media Retains Pro-Active Capital as Consultant
MIAMI, May 21, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dolphin Digital Media, Inc. (OTCBB:DPDM) (http://www.dolphindigitalmedia.com), a creator of secure social networking websites for children utilizing state-of the-art fingerprint identification technology, is pleased to announce that the company has retained Pro-Active Capital to increase awareness of its signature product -- Dolphin Secure -- among the investment community.
The Children's Place, Inc.
The Children's Place Retail Stores, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2009 Financial Results
SECAUCUS, N.J., May 21, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Children's Place Retail Stores, Inc. (Nasdaq:PLCE) today reported financial results for the first quarter of 2009. Results from continuing operations for the first quarters ended May 2, 2009 and May 3, 2008 are based on The Children's Place business only. The Disney Store North America ("DSNA") business has been classified as discontinued operations in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles ("GAAP") reflecting the Company's decision to exit the business.
Taro Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.
Taro Receives FDA Approval for Sulfacetamide Sodium Topical Suspension ANDA
HAWTHORNE, N.Y., May 21, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Taro Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. ("Taro," the "Company,") (Pink Sheets:TAROF) reported today that its Canadian manufacturing site has received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") for its Abbreviated New Drug Application ("ANDA") for Sulfacetamide Sodium Topical Suspension USP, 10% (lotion) ("sulfacetamide sodium lotion").
Toll Brothers, Inc.
Toll Brothers' Website to Broadcast Its June 3, 2009 Second Quarter 2009 Earnings Conference Call Live
HORSHAM, Pa., May 21, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL), the nation's leading builder of luxury homes, will broadcast live on its website, www.tollbrothers.com, a conference call to discuss its second quarter 2009 earnings results. The event is scheduled for 2:00 P.M. (EDT) on Wednesday, June 3, 2009. It will follow announcement of the Company's second quarter 2009 results for earnings, revenues, contracts and backlog before the market opens on Wednesday, June 3, 2009. The call will be hosted by Robert I. Toll, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
Vical Advances H1N1 Pandemic Influenza (Swine Flu) Vaccine
SAN DIEGO, May 21, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vical Incorporated (Nasdaq:VICL) announced today that in the two weeks since launching its program to develop a vaccine against H1N1 influenza (swine flu), the company has completed development of a prototype H1 vaccine, produced an initial supply of research-grade material, and initiated immunogenicity testing in animals. Assuming a successful outcome of this testing and a commitment for program-specific external funding, the company is ready to advance directly to large-scale cGMP manufacturing of vaccine for human clinical trials to be conducted by the U.S. Navy.