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Silverado Gold Mines Ltd.
Silverado Reports January 1, 2009 NI 43-101 Pre-Feasibility Analysis Amended June 1, 2009 to Reflect Additional Data
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 2, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Silverado Gold Mines Ltd (OTCBB:SLGLF) (Frankfurt:SLGL) (www.silverado.com) ("Silverado") has amended its pre-feasibility analysis of January 1, 2009 entitled, "Update of Mineral Resource and Reserve Estimates and Preliminary Feasibility Study, Workman's Bench Antimony-Gold Lode Deposit, Nolan Creek, Wiseman B-1 Quadrangle, Koyukuk Mining District, Northern Alaska, January 1, 2009" or "Technical Report." These amendments are being made in response to review comments by the British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC). Certain material changes are shown below:
Charles H. Johnson & Associates
Charles H. Johnson & Associates Announces Filing of Securities Class Action Against Akeena Solar, Inc.
MINNEAPOLIS, June 2, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Charles H. Johnson & Associates announces that a class action has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California on behalf of purchasers of Akeena Solar, Inc. ("Akeena" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:AKNS) publicly traded securities during the period December 26, 2007 through March 13, 2008 (the "Class Period").
Federman & Sherwood
Federman & Sherwood Announces Investigation of Proposed Merger of Limco-Piedmont Inc. and TAT Technologies Ltd.
OKLAHOMA CITY, June 2, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federman & Sherwood, an Oklahoma based law firm specializing in securities and consumer litigation, has been requested to investigate the merger between Limco-Piedmont Inc. (Nasdaq:LIMC) and TAT Technologies Ltd. (Nasdaq:TATTF), whereby TAT Technologies will acquire all of the publicly held common stock of Limco-Piedmont in a stock-for-stock merger. TAT Technologies is currently the largest and controlling shareholder of Limco-Piedmont. Under the proposed merger, shareholders of Limco-Piedmont will acquire one-half of a common share of TAT for each share of Limco-Piedmont they currently hold. It is believed that the Board of Directors of Limco-Piedmont Inc. may have breached their fiduciary duties by promoting this merger, in that the merger would harm current shareholders of Limco-Piedmont and not fully compensate them.
ev3 Signs Agreement to Acquire Chestnut Medical Technologies, Inc.
PLYMOUTH, Minn., June 2, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ev3 Inc. (Nasdaq:EVVV), a global endovascular device company, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Chestnut Medical Technologies, Inc., a privately held, California-based company focused on developing minimally invasive therapies for interventional neuroradiology. The transaction will broaden ev3's neurovascular product portfolio by adding the Pipeline Embolization Device for the treatment of cerebral aneurysms and the Alligator Retrieval Device for foreign body retrieval to ev3's existing embolic product and access technologies.
Taitron Components, Inc
Taitron Announces Declaration of Cash Dividend
LOS ANGELES, June 2, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Taitron Components Incorporated, (Nasdaq:TAIT) announced today that its Board of Directors declared an annual cash dividend of $0.05 per share of Class A Common Stock and Class B Common Stock, payable on June 22, 2009, to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 15, 2009.
New NanoVibronix Device Decreases Pain and Discomfort From Nasogastric Tube Use
CHICAGO, June 2, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Data show a new device helps mitigate the pain and discomfort associated with nasogastric (NG) tubes which are used to decompress the upper gastrointestinal tract as well to administer nutrients and medications directly into the stomachs of approximately 50 million hospitalized patients world wide each year(1). The data were presented here today during an American Gastroenterology Association (AGA) Institute Clinical Practice Distinguished Abstract Plenary Session at Digestive Disease Week(r) (DDW) 2009 at McCormick Place.
Pool Corporation to Present At Piper Jaffray's 29th Annual Consumer Conference
COVINGTON, La., June 2, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pool Corporation ("POOL") (Nasdaq:POOL) announced today that Manny Perez de la Mesa, President and CEO, will be presenting at Piper Jaffray's 29th Annual Consumer Conference at the Westin New York in New York City. Craig K. Hubbard, Investor Relations Officer, will also be attending the conference. Mr. Perez de la Mesa is slated to present on June 9th at 10:00 am Eastern. The presentation slides will be posted on POOL's website at that time.