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DISH Network Corporation
Get Big Ten Football With DISH Network
ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Aug. 24, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- EchoStar Communications Corporation (Nasdaq:DISH) and its DISH Network(r) satellite TV service today announced the latest Big Ten college football broadcast schedules are now available at www.dishnetwork.com/big10, which will be updated regularly. DISH Network will carry almost all of the Big Ten and other NCAA conference football and basketball games currently scheduled on CSTV, CBS and NBC, as well as ABC, ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU.
Robbins Umeda LLP
Court Extends Deadline for Former Phelps Dodge Shareholders to Object or Opt Out of Settlement
SAN DIEGO, Aug. 23, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- On August 22 2007, the Superior Court for the State of Arizona, Maricopa County (Case No. CV2006-017963), extended the deadline for former Phelps Dodge shareholders to object or opt out of the class action settlement from July 16 to September 1, 2007. The Court preliminarily approved the terms of the settlement on May 21, 2007, and notice thereof subsequently was provided to class members. The final approval hearing will be held on September 10, 2007. The case relates to the sale of Phelps Dodge to Freeport-McMoran earlier this year. The Court extended the deadline at the parties' request, in order to provide class members with additional time to consider the terms of the proposed settlement.