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Rod Fox to Lead Hannover Re's U.S. Specialty Insurance Operations as CEO of Clarendon Group
HANNOVER, Germany, Feb. 1, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Hannover Re Group today announced that Rodman Fox, a highly experienced and accomplished insurance industry executive, has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Clarendon Insurance Group, Hannover Re's wholly owned specialty insurance operation. Steven Najjar, who has served as Clarendon's Chief Executive Officer for the past 16 months, has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Hannover Finance Inc.
Pharmexa Files the First Phase III Application
HOERSHOLM, Denmark, Feb. 1, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pharmexa has filed an application to obtain approval to initiate the phase III trial with GV1001 in Ireland. Further applications will be filed in a number of countries in the coming weeks. Pharmexa has now filed an application to the authorities in Ireland in order to obtain approval to initiate a phase III trial with GV1001 in inoperable patients with pancreatic cancer. Further applications are expected to be filed in the next two weeks in Sweden, Norway, the Netherlands, Australia and Spain. Thereafter the rest of the countries involved will follow.
China Digital Animation Development, Inc.
Maui General Store and Trinity BioGenics Complete Merger Agreement
HANA, Hawaii, Feb. 1, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Maui General Store, Inc. (OTCBB:MAUG) and Palmera Holdings, Inc. dba Trinity BioGenics, announced today that the two companies have completed their agreement to merge as of January 24. Trinity BioGenics is a biotechnology company engaged in research and development of unique adult stem cell procedures and patient-specific immune therapies with applications for various conditions and diseases, with a current clinical focus on therapies for heart disease. "This is great news for Maui General Store shareholders," stated Maui General Store CEO Richard Miller, concluding that "Stem cell research and therapies may revolutionize the way medicine is conceived and practiced in the 21st Century."
ACME Portable Machines, Inc.
ACME's New Rugged Mobile Computer Equipped with 15 Inch LCD and Slots For 11 PCI/ISA Full Length Cards
AZUSA, Calif., Jan. 31, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Acme Portable Machines, Inc., a leading provider of rugged portable computers, today announced the immediate availability of their latest rugged mobile computer that fits "everybody's" applications, the EMP 350. The new computer is a robust lunchbox style portable computer equipped with everything needed for the road, seas and field with a 15" TFT LCD flat panel screen, keyboard, mouse touchpad and 11 expansion slots for multiple applications. These include military and field operations, field service and diagnostic applications, law enforcement and forensic, automotive, telecommunications and end users involved in multimedia platforms and OEM, ODM and integrators.
Izard Nobel LLP
Schatz & Nobel, P.C. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Repsol YPF, S.A. -- REP
HARTFORD, Conn., Jan. 31, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Schatz & Nobel, P.C., which has significant experience representing investors in prosecuting claims of securities fraud, announces that a lawsuit seeking class action status has been filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on behalf of all persons who purchased the American Depository Receipts ("ADRs") of Repsol YPF, S.A. ("Repsol" or the "Company") (NYSE:REP) between July 28, 2005 and January 27, 2006, inclusive, (the "Class Period").
Izard Nobel LLP
Schatz & Nobel, P.C. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Dot Hill Systems Corp. -- HILL
HARTFORD, Conn., Jan. 31, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Schatz & Nobel, P.C., which has significant experience representing investors in prosecuting claims of securities fraud, announces that a lawsuit seeking class action status has been filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of California on behalf of all persons who purchased the common stock of Dot Hill Systems Corp ("Dot Hill" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:HILL) between April 23, 2003 and February 3, 2005, inclusive, (the "Class Period"). Also included are those who purchased in a secondary offering on or around September 17, 2003.
WinSonic Digital Media Group, Ltd.
WinSonic Digital Media Group, Ltd. Executes Agreement with Automated Interiors
ATLANTA, Jan. 31, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- WinSonic Digital Media Group Ltd. (Pink Sheets:WDMG) announced today they have executed an agreement with Automated Interiors Inc. of Atlanta, Ga. Automated Interiors, a privately held, integrated, converged solutions provider is a leader in providing fully integrated and interactive residential and commercial solutions for cities, communities and facilities. Automated Interiors designs and installs electronic systems, home theaters, closed circuit television, structured wiring, lighting controls, music and video distribution, phone systems, and security automation systems.