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Network Installation Corporation
Network Installation Receives New Project Order From UCLA
IRVINE, Calif. , Dec. 18, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Network Installation Corp. (OTCBB:NWIS) announced today it has received a new project order from UCLA. The project is part of UCLA's "Connected" initiative which began as an effort to provide a campus-wide infrastructure that would accommodate growth, diversity, and emerging technologies. The project built on the existing Campus Backbone Network to extend connectivity to each academic user. The primary objective of this project will be to upgrade high-speed data locations throughout Campbell Hall for the Humanities, American Indian and Asian American computer labs, classrooms and offices. The improvements will enable students to access both the University's intranet as well as the Internet more efficiently and at greater speed.
Berger & Montague PC
Berger & Montague, P.C.: Investors Sue LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc. Alleging Fraud -- LF
PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 18, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Berger & Montague, P.C. has filed a securities fraud class action complaint against LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc. ("LeapFrog") (NYSE:LF) on behalf of investors. Filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, the complaint asserts claims on behalf of investors who purchased publicly traded securities of LeapFrog during the period from July 24, 2003 through October 21, 2003 (the "Class Period").
Black Rhino Coffee Available in Select Wal-Mart Stores
ROCKLIN, Calif., Dec. 18, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Peabodys Coffee, Inc. (OTCBB:PBDY), a retailer and marketer of USDA certified organic Black Rhino Coffee(tm), announced today that the product is available in one hundred fifty select Wal-Mart stores in the Western United States. Wal-Mart has made available the full Black Rhino product line of ground coffee, which includes French Roast, Spiritu Blend and Alma Blend.
Glancy Binkow & Goldberg LLP
Glancy & Binkow LLP, Representing Investors Who Purchased MFS Mutual Funds, Announces Class Action Lawsuit And Seeks to Recover Losses -- MCOFX, MNDAX, MFRFX, MFSGX
LOS ANGELES, Dec. 18, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Notice is hereby given by Glancy & Binkow LLP that a Class Action lawsuit was filed in the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts on behalf of a class (the "Class") consisting of all persons or entities who purchased or otherwise acquired mutual funds in the MFS family of funds (the "Funds"), between December 15, 1998 and December 7, 2003, inclusive (the "Class Period").
AdZone Research, Inc.
AdZone Research CEO Responds to Numerous Shareholder Queries about Year Ahead and Updates Company's Prospects for New Contracts and Partnerships
CALVERTON, N.Y., Dec. 18, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- AdZone Research, Inc. (OTCBB:ADZR), a pioneering Internet surveillance technology solutions provider, today announced that its Chairman & CEO, Charles A. Cardona, today responded to numerous shareholders about the company's prospects for the year ahead. He also outlined the evolving state of new and potential contracts, and the company's strategic partnerships, both current and those not yet announced. A summary of his responses to them is detailed below:
Magnum d'Or Resources Inc.
Magnum Places Internetplays.com Interview on Website
TORONTO, Dec. 18, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Mr. Reno J. Calabrigo, President of Magnum d'Or Resources Inc. (OTCBB:MAGR), a junior resource development company, stated that due to people's inability to follow the interview with internetplays.com, the entire text (questions and answers) has been posted on the Magnum d'Or website: http://www.magnumexploration.com/ . Mr. Calabrigo further stated he wishes to encourage people to sign up on the company's website to receive transcripts of the interview and all recent corporate developments.
Lansforsakringar Bank raises target levels for capital adequacy
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Dec. 18, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Board of Directors of Lansforsakringar Bank has decided to increase the target level for capital adequacy as well as to establish a target level for the tier 1 ratio. The new target levels were set at 10.5 percent for capital adequacy and 8.5 percent for the tier 1 ratio, with a possible variation of +/-0.5 percentage points. Today, the parent company, Lansforsakringar AB, provided an unconditional shareholder contribution of SEK 250 M and a core capital contribution of SEK 290 M as well as a dated subordinated debenture loan of SEK 580 M. The dated debenture loan has a term of 10 years.