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Pomerantz Weighs in On Recent Debate About Who Really Owns Public Corporations
NEW YORK, Sept. 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pomerantz Haudek Block Grossman & Gross LLP ("Pomerantz"), in its PomTalk blog, has weighed in on the recent debate about whether shareholders really own public corporations and whether that ownership entitles them to a meaningful role in board elections. A PomTalk post on September 19, 2006 critiques two recently released academic papers that analyze the relationship between shareholders and corporations and the merits and drawbacks of giving shareholders more of a voice in board elections.
Aventine Renewable Energy Holdings, Inc.
Aventine, Consolidated Grain and Barge Co. Finalize Agreement
PEKIN, Ill., Sept. 19, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Aventine Renewable Energy Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:AVR), a leading producer, marketer and end to end supplier of ethanol, and Consolidated Grain and Barge Co. ("CGB"), an innovative and progressive leader in the grain and transportation industries, today announced that they have completed their definitive agreement with respect to previously announced mutually beneficial business ventures.
Historic Harvard Stadium Installs FieldTurf
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sept. 19, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Harvard Stadium, the nation's oldest and one of the most historic football venues, has installed FieldTurf for the 2006 football season. The Crimson's new state-of-the-art FieldTurf debuted this past Saturday when Harvard played host to Holy Cross in the '06 season opener.
DCI USA, Inc.
DCI USA Announces an Agreement to be the Lead Investor in a Clean Energy Wind Turbine Windmill Farm in Israel
NEW YORK, Sept. 19, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- DCI USA, Inc. (OTCBB:DCIU) announced today that it has entered into an agreement with the largest Israeli developers of wind turbine farms to be the Lead Strategic Investor in the takeover of an existing wind turbine farm in Israel. DCI's investment would be made through a newly-created Israel subsidiary which would immediately upgrade the turbines. Through various subsidiaries, DCI also plans to establish new sites in Israel, Jordan, Turkey, and Australia. DCI intends to fund its new Israel subsidiary with $3,000,000, of which approximately $500,000 would be cash equity from DCI and the balance would come from other third-party financing directly to the subsidiary.
Lincoln Bancorp Announces Dividend
PLAINFIELD, Ind., Sept. 19, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Lincoln Bancorp (Nasdaq:LNCB), the holding company of Lincoln Bank, announced today that the Board of Directors of Lincoln Bancorp declared a cash dividend of $.14 on each share of its Common Stock for the third quarter ending September 30, 2006. The dividend is payable October 15, 2006 to holders of record on September 29, 2006.