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Federman & Sherwood
Federman & Sherwood Announces Investigation of Intrepid Potash, Inc. for Possible Securities Law Violations
OKLAHOMA CITY, Feb. 12, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federman & Sherwood, a law firm specializing in securities and consumer litigation, announces that it has been requested to investigate the resignation of Intrepid Potash, Inc.'s (IPI) President, Patrick Avery, because of discrepancies in his educational background. It is believed that fraudulent information was disseminated about Mr. Avery in the Company's prospectus when the Company first sold shares to the public in April of 2008.
Toll Brothers, Inc.
Toll Brothers' Website to Broadcast Its March 4, 2009 Fiscal 2009 First Quarter Earnings Conference Call Live
HORSHAM, Pa., Feb. 12, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL), the nation's leading builder of luxury homes, will broadcast live on its website, www.tollbrothers.com, a conference call to discuss its earnings results for its first quarter 2009 and its outlook for the rest of 2009. The event, scheduled for 2:00 p.m. (EST) on Wednesday, March 4, 2009, will follow announcement of the Company's first quarter final results for earnings, revenues, contracts and backlog earlier the same day. The call will be hosted by Robert I. Toll, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
Renasant Corporation Approves Dividend
TUPELO, Miss., Feb. 12, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The board of directors of Renasant Corporation (Nasdaq:RNST) approved the payment of a quarterly cash dividend of seventeen cents ($0.17) per share to be paid April 1, 2009, to shareholders of record as of March 18, 2009.
TASER International, Inc.
TASER International Prevails Against Stinger in Patent Markman Hearing
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 12, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TASER International, Inc. (Nasdaq:TASR), the market leader in advanced electronic control devices (ECDs), announces that the United States District Court for the District of Arizona issued an order on February 2, 2009 based on a Markman hearing held on May 7, 2008 in the patent infringement litigation entitled TASER International, Inc. v. Stinger Systems, Inc. in which the Court adopted TASER International's claim construction on the disputed patent claim term in TASER's U.S. patent number 7,102,870 and all of TASER's claim construction on all of the disputed patent claim terms in TASER's U.S. patent number 7,234,262. In addition, the Court adopted TASER's claim construction on one of the disputed patent claim terms in TASER's U.S. patent number 6,999,295 and rejected both parties claim construction in the other disputed claim term in this same patent.
Emulex Seizes Market Share Over Nearest Competitor During Fourth Quarter of 2008
COSTA MESA, Calif., Feb. 12, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX) today announced that it has captured over three percentage points of revenue and two percentage points of port market share over its nearest competitor in the total Fibre Channel Host Bus Adapter (HBA) market during the last quarter of 2008. According to Dell'Oro Group's Q4 2008 SAN report, Emulex gained market share in every category that the Dell'Oro Group tracks, including total Fibre Channel HBA revenue, standalone revenue, mezzanine card revenue, total ports, standalone ports and mezzanine card ports, exceeding the overall growth rate of its nearest competitor.
Pizza Inn, Inc.
Pizza Inn, Inc. Announces Madison Jobe as Vice President of Development
THE COLONY, Texas, Feb. 12, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pizza Inn, Inc. (Nasdaq:PZZI) today announced the appointment of Madison Jobe as Vice President of Development, responsible for leading the chain's franchise development program. Mr. Jobe brings a wealth of experience to Pizza Inn including franchise development leadership positions with Stockade Companies, Red Robin, Ruby's Restaurants, Shakey's Inc., and Fuddrucker's.
MAKO Surgical Corp.
MAKO Surgical Corp. to Present At the Canaccord Adams Musculoskeletal Conference
FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. 12, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MAKO Surgical Corp. (Nasdaq:MAKO) announced today that Maurice R. Ferre, M.D., President and Chief Executive Officer and Fritz L. LaPorte, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of MAKO, will present at the Canaccord Adams Musculoskeletal Conference at the University of Nevada in Las Vegas on Tuesday, February 24, 2009 at 1:20 pm PST.