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Head N.V. Announces its Intention to Make a Payment of Circa Euro 10,000,000 to its Shareholders
AMSTERDAM, Netherlands, April 14, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Head N.V. (NYSE:HED) (Vienna:HEAD), a leading global manufacturer and marketer of sports equipment, announces its intention to make a payment of circa Euro 10,000,000 to its shareholders. During the Annual General Meeting it will seek shareholder approval to amend the Articles of Association of the Company to allow for an increase of the nominal share capital and a subsequent decrease of the nominal share capital of the Company to facilitate this payment to shareholders.
Sports-Stuff Now Listed and Trading on Frankfurt Exchange
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sports-Stuff.com Inc. (Pink Sheets:SSUF), a publisher and distributor of SMS alerts, mobile web sites, ringtones and mobile video games for the sports and entertainment industry, is pleased to announce that its shares are being traded on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange under the symbol (Frankfurt:S5F). International Security Identification Number (ISIN/CUSIP) is US84920H1032.
Scott+Scott Sues Micron Technology on Investors' Behalf: Anti-Competitive Practices Served to Artificially Inflate the Price of the Company's Stock Price, Defrauding Investors -- MU
COLCHESTER, Conn., April 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Scott+Scott, LLC, filed a securities class action against Micron Technology, Inc. (NYSE:MU) ("Micron" or the "Company") and certain insiders on behalf of securities purchasers from February 24, 2001, through February 13, 2003, inclusive (the "Class Period"), for securities law violations. Defendant Micron manufactures and markets semiconductor devices worldwide, including a series of dynamic random access memory ("DRAM") products, which provide data storage and retrieval in various electronic applications, such as personal computers, mobile phones, flash memory cards and MP3 players. According to the complaint, unbeknownst to investors, the Company engaged in unlawful anti-competitive practices targeting the market for DRAM products during the Class Period. The complaint alleges that, as a result, the Company's stock price was artificially inflated, defrauding investors.
Baron & Budd
Investor Alert: May 1st, 2006 is the Deadline to Move for Appointment as Lead Plaintiff in the Shareholder Class Action Against GrafTech International, Ltd. -- GTI
DALLAS, April 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- There are only 18 more days until the May 1, 2006 deadline to file for appointment of Lead Plaintiff in the pending class action lawsuit against GrafTech International, Ltd. ("GTI" or "the Company") (NYSE:GTI). If you purchased the securities of GTI between November 3, 2005 and February 8, 2006, inclusive (the "Class Period"), you may contact Baron & Budd, P.C. to discuss your legal options.
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta Adjusts Surcharges for Trans-Atlantic Travel
ATLANTA, April 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- To help offset rising fuel costs, Delta Air Lines has raised passenger surcharges on tickets purchased on or after April 14, 2006 for travel on most trans-Atlantic flights. The surcharge will increase $10 each way in Delta's trans-Atlantic markets, with the following exceptions:
Lockridge Grindal Nauen P.L.L.P.
Lockridge Grindal Nauen P.L.L.P. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against St. Jude Medical, Inc. -- STJ
MINNEAPOLIS, April 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- On April 10, 2006, the law firm of Lockridge Grindal Nauen P.L.L.P. filed a lawsuit on behalf of all persons who purchased or otherwise acquired the common stock of St. Jude Medical, Inc. ("St. Jude" or the "Company") (NYSE:STJ) between January 25, 2006 and April 4, 2006, inclusive, (the "Class Period".) The action was filed in the United States District Court for the District of Minnesota, and names as defendants the Company as well as certain senior officers and directors.