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INFINITE Software Corporation
California Software to Provide SOA Technology to Seychelles Call Center
SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., April 14, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- California Software Corporation (Pink Sheets:CSWX), a leader in legacy extension, business intelligence and loan production software for banks, credit unions and consumer lending institutions and developer of the INFINITE product line, announced today it has been awarded a contract with the Seychelles Marketing Board for its INFINITE NET product family.
Oneida Ltd. Reports Financial Results for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year Ended January 29, 2005
ONEIDA, N.Y., April 14, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Oneida Ltd. (OTCBB:ONEI) today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended January 29, 2005. Revenues for the fourth quarter were $102.7 million, compared to revenues of $122.1 million in the fourth quarter of the previous fiscal year that ended January 2004. The quarterly decline in revenues from the prior year is primarily due to the August 2004 sale of Encore Promotions, Inc., the closure of 17 unprofitable Oneida Home Stores during the year, the impact attributed to the Company's August 2004 financial restructuring and general economic conditions.
Labaton Sucharow LLP
Investor Alert: Amended Complaint Details New Allegations -- April 18, 2005 is the Last Day to Join Class Action Against Veeco Instruments, Inc.
NEW YORK, April 14, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Goodkind Labaton Rudoff & Sucharow LLP filed an amended class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, on behalf of persons who purchased or otherwise acquired publicly traded securities of Veeco Instruments Inc. ("Veeco" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:VECO) between November 3, 2003 and February 10, 2005, inclusive, (the "Class Period"). The amended lawsuit was filed against Veeco, Edward H. Braun and John F. Rein Jr. ("Defendants"). In addition, the date for making a motion to the Court to serve as lead plaintiff is rapidly approaching. If you would like to consider serving as lead plaintiff or have any questions about the lawsuit, please contact one of our representatives or Christopher Keller, Esq. at 800-321-0476.
Delta Mutual, Inc.
Delta Reports Results for 2004
SELLERSVILLE, Pa., April 14, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Delta Mutual, Inc. (OTCBB:DLTM), specializing in energy recovery and construction services through environmentally-friendly technologies and construction technologies and products, today announced results for the year ending December 31, 2004.
Northwest Bancorporation, Inc.
Northwest Bancorporation, Inc. Announces First Quarter Financial Information
SPOKANE, Wash., April 14, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Northwest Bancorporation, Inc. (OTCBB:NBCT) President & CEO Randall L. Fewel today announced first-quarter after-tax earnings for the company of $450,020 which is a 10.5% improvement over the same quarter last year, when the company earned $407,140. Fully diluted earnings per share for the first-quarter improved to $0.22 from $0.20 per share. Prior year per share results have been adjusted to account for a five-percent stock dividend paid in June 2004. Annualized return on average assets for the first-quarter 2005 reports at 0.84%, with return on average equity reporting at 9.04%.
Newly Presented Data Show Overall Increase in Incidence and Severity of Disease Caused by Clostridium Difficile
EXTON, Pa., April 14, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- ViroPharma Incorporated (Nasdaq:VPHM) today announced the presentation of data by industry experts describing the sharp increase in severity and incidence of disease caused by the bacterium Clostridium difficile. An emerging strain is causing an increase in severe diarrhea and colitis, which can require surgical removal of the colon, and in some cases, is fatal. These data were featured prominently this week at the 15th Annual Scientific Session of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA.)