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TDC Comments on ATP Announcement
COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Jan. 9, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Board of Directors has taken notice of the conclusion of ATP's assessment of the public tender offer made by Nordic Telephone Company ApS regarding the shares in TDC A/S. The Board does not find that this implies any changes of the Board's statement to the shareholders regarding the public tender offer. The Board's recommendation to the shareholders of TDC A/S to accept NTC's offer is thus upheld.
Gwinnett Innovation Park
Inaugural Gwinnett Innovation Challenge 2006 to Provide Largest Competition Award Package in Georgia
NORCROSS, Ga., Jan. 8, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Gwinnett Innovation Challenge, www.gwinnettinnovationchallenge.com, a business plan contest announced today, invites entrepreneurs, inventors, students and management teams to compete for over $80,000 in prize money, services and software, the largest competition award package in Georgia. The Challenge, designed to encourage and recognize innovative new business ventures, is open to companies and business plan teams with ties to Gwinnett County and less than two million in annual revenues.
Dealer Computer Services, Inc.
DCS in Discussion with Ford Customer Service Division to Supply Daily Parts Catalog Updates
HOUSTON, Jan. 6, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dealer Computer Services, Inc. (DCS), supplier of the most popular Ford electronic parts catalogs marketed under the names CPD Net XP, CPD 2000Net, and CPD 2000P, announced today that it is in discussion with Ford Customer Service Division (FCSD) to supply daily updates to the Ford parts catalog data in CPD systems. Electronic catalog data is currently published by FCSD on a monthly basis resulting in a six to eight week delay in the distribution of new parts information or corrections to inaccurate parts information to dealers. Such a delay can cost dealers and FCSD significant dollars in terms of lost time and incorrectly ordered parts. The delay can also negatively impact customer satisfaction when the wrong part is ordered or the correct part cannot be identified quickly.
Pomerantz Announces SeraCare Life Sciences, Inc. Investors May Seek Appointment as Lead Plaintiff -- SRLSE
NEW YORK, Jan. 6, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Investors are advised that they have until February 21, 2006 to seek appointment by the Court as lead plaintiff in the class action lawsuit filed by Pomerantz Haudek Block Grossman & Gross LLP (www.pomerantzlaw.com, on behalf of purchasers of SeraCare Life Sciences, Inc. ("Seracare" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:SRLSE) securities during the period from February 9, 2005 and December 19, 2005, inclusive (the "Class Period"). The lawsuit was filed on December 29, 2005 in the United States District Court for the Southern District of California.
HCC Insurance Holdings, Inc.
HCC Notes Remain Convertible in First Quarter
HOUSTON, Jan. 6, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- HCC Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HCC) is issuing this release under the required notice provisions of it convertible notes. Based upon its share performance during the Fourth Quarter 2005, its originally issued and exchanged 2.00% Convertible Notes due 2021 and its 1.30% Convertible Notes due 2023 (collectively, the "Convertible Notes") will be convertible under the terms of their respective Indentures during the First Quarter 2006.
Chino Commercial Bank
Chino Commercial Bank Opens Ontario Branch
ONTARIO, Calif., Jan. 6, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Chino Commercial Bank (OTCBB:CKNA) announced the opening of its new Ontario branch on Thursday, January 5, 2006. The branch is located on 1551 S. Grove Avenue. The Ontario Branch is the second location for the Chino Commercial Bank which opened in 2000.