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Port of Houston Authority
PHA Commission Considers Bayport, Environmental, Financial Matters
HOUSTON, Oct. 22, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Port of Houston Authority (PHA) commission will consider several recommendations involving contract awards, bids and proposals, professional services and general administrative and operational matters during its public meeting at 1 p.m. on Monday, October 25, 2004 in the 4th floor board room at 111 East Loop North (exit 29 off Loop 610). This is a change from the usual 2 p.m. start time. Chairman Jim Edmonds will preside over the meeting to be attended by Vice Chairman Kase Lawal, Commissioner Steve Phelps, Commissioner Jim Fonteno, Commissioner Jimmy Burke, Commissioner Cheryl Thompson-Draper, and Commissioner Janiece Longoria.
Bull & Lifshitz, LLP
Bull & Lifshitz, LLP Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against TECO Energy Inc. On Behalf Of Investors -- TE
NEW YORK, Oct. 22, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bull & Lifshitz, LLP announced today that a class action lawsuit has been filed in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida on behalf of purchasers of TECO Energy, Inc. ("TECO") (NYSE:TE) securities during the period between October 30, 2001 and February 4, 2003 (the "Class Period"). A copy of the complaint filed in this action is available from the Court, or can be obtained by request from the firm's website at http://www.nyclasslaw.com/infopackage.html.
NIDEK -- US Hyperopia Clinical Study Update -- 9-Month Update
FREMONT, Calif., Oct. 22, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- NIDEK, Inc. today announced, 9-month clinical data from its US FDA Hyperopia Clinical Study for the treatment of hyperopia and hyperopic astigmatism. This marks an important milestone in the study protocol, as a total of 248 eyes have been treated, with a total number approved in the study at 300 eyes. Over the last 12 months, NIDEK has worked closely with the FDA on the design, data-collection and evaluation of the clinical study.