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Texans For Lawsuit Reform
Texans for Lawsuit Reform Commends 80th Legislature for a Constructive Lawsuit Reform Session
AUSTIN, Texas, May 29, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Texans for Lawsuit Reform commended state lawmakers for their continued commitment to ending lawsuit abuse in Texas. In a constructive session for lawsuit reform, lawmakers closed a dangerous loophole in state venue law and rejected dozens of proposals to roll back groundbreaking lawsuit reforms enacted over the past decade that have boosted our economy and helped to create hundreds of thousands of new jobs for Texans.
GulfMark Offshore, Inc.
GulfMark to Present At the 2007 RBC Capital Markets Energy Conference
HOUSTON, May 29, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- GulfMark Offshore, Inc. (Nasdaq:GMRK) announced today that Bruce Streeter, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Edward Guthrie, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will present at the 2007 RBC Capital Markets Energy Conference held in New York, New York, on Wednesday, June 6, 2007 at 9:40 a.m. EDT.
DISH Network Corporation
DISH Network and MGM Sign Video-On-Demand Movie Deal
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. and LOS ANGELES, May 29, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- EchoStar Communications Corporation (Nasdaq:DISH) and its DISH Network(tm) satellite TV service today announced an agreement with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. (MGM) to carry the studio's current and catalog movie titles on its Video On Demand platform, DISH On Demand, as well as through its Pay-Per-View services.
Pennichuck Corporation Announces New Hampshire PUC Approval of 31.43 Percent Final Rate Increase
MERRIMACK, N.H., May 29, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Pennichuck Corporation today announced that on May 25, 2007, the New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission (the "NHPUC") issued an Order approving the rate settlement in effect between the Company's Pennichuck Water Works, Inc. subsidiary ("Pennichuck Water"), the staff of the NHPUC, and the New Hampshire Office of Consumer Advocate. The Order makes effective an annualized increase in Pennichuck Water's revenues of approximately $5.2 million, or 31.43%, and replaces an annualized temporary increase of $2.4 million, or 14.41%, that has been in effect since July 2006.
Radyne to Present at Cowen & Company 35th Annual SMid-Cap Technology Conference
PHOENIX, May 29, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Radyne Corporation (Nasdaq:RADN) today announced that Malcolm Persen, CFO, will present at the Cowen & Company 35th Annual SMid-Cap Technology Conference in New York at the New York Palace Hotel. Radyne is scheduled to present on Thursday, May 31st at 1:20 pm eastern standard time. You can access the webcast link on the Cowen and Company website at http://www.cowen.com under the Conference tab.