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Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation
Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Ferro Corporation -- FOE
BALTIMORE, July 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. today announced that a securities class action was commenced on behalf of shareholders who purchased, converted, exchanged or otherwise acquired the common stock of Ferro Corporation (NYSE:FOE) between October 28, 2003 and July 22, 2004, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Westar Financial Services, Inc.
Court Approves Plan of Liquidation for Westar Financial
TACOMA, Wash. and SEATTLE, July 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Washington has approved the Plan of Liquidation for Westar Financial Services, Inc. (Pink Sheets:WSFIQ), Chapter 11 debtor in possession. Should the 10-day appeal period end without further action, trading in the shares of Westar shall be suspended as of the morning of August 9 and shares of WSFIQ will be deemed cancelled as of Saturday, August 7, 2004. All trades executed through the effective date will carry the right to receive subsequent liquidation distributions, if any, regardless of the settlement date.
Australian-Canadian Oil Royalties Ltd.
ACOR Acquires ORRI under VIC/P54 Offshore Australia
CISCO, Texas, July 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Australian Canadian Oil Royalties Ltd. (herein called ACOR) (OTCBB:AUCAF) announces the following news: ACOR has just purchased a .05% ORRI under VIC/P54 located in the prolific Gippsland basin. The operator is to be Apache Energy Ltd. (NYSE: APA). Apache is a well-known operator in offshore Western Australia, operating approximately 143 offshore wells in the past 5 years.