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Harwood Feffer LLP
Class Action Suit Against Mirant Corporation filed by Wechsler Harwood -- MIR
NEW YORK, June 5, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Plaintiffs represented by Wechsler Harwood Halebian & Feffer LLP ("Wechsler Harwood") commenced a class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the District of Georgia. The lawsuit is brought on behalf of all shareholders of Mirant Corporation ("Mirant" or the "Company") (NYSE:MIR) who purchased stock between January 19, 2001 and May 6, 2002 (the "Class Period"), inclusive, for violations of Sections 10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
AFC Enterprises, Inc.
AFC Enterprises to Present at the Goldman Sachs Conference
ATLANTA, June 5, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- AFC Enterprises, Inc. (Nasdaq:AFCE), the franchisor and operator of Popeyes(R) Chicken & Biscuits, Church's Chicken(TM), Cinnabon(R), Seattle's Best Coffee(R) and Torrefazione Italia(R) Coffee, today announced that Frank Belatti, AFC's chairman and chief executive officer, will address participants at the Goldman Sachs Restaurant, Lodging, Gaming, and Leisure Conference on Thursday, June 6, 2002 at 8:00 A.M. ET.
StockDiagnostics.com Announces that IBM's OPS Hits Record High
NEW YORK, June 5, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- StockDiagnostics.com announces that International Business Machines Corporation sets OPS (Operational-cashflow per share) records for its first quarter, six-months and twelve-months ended March 31, 2002. OPS increased 39% for the three-months, 14% for the six-months and 49% for 12-months ended March 31, 2002 over the comparable periods ended March 31, 2001.