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Much Shelist Freed Denenberg Ament & Rubenstein
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. is Sued by Chicago Law Firm Much Shelist for Securities Fraud -- KKD
CHICAGO, July 2, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Much Shelist Freed Denenberg Ament & Rubenstein, P.C. announces that it has sued Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc., and certain of its officers and directors, in the United States District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina. The shareholder lawsuit is on behalf of all persons and entities who purchased the securities of Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. ("Krispy Kreme" or the "Company") between August 21, 2003 and May 7, 2004, inclusive ("Class Period").
Abbey Spanier Rodd & Abrams, LLP
Abbey Gardy, LLP Commences Class Action Securities Fraud Suit Against Hanger Orthopedic Group, Inc. -- HGR
NEW YORK, July 2, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Abbey Gardy, LLP commenced a Class Action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York on behalf of all purchasers of securities of Hanger Orthopedic Group, Inc. ("Hanger" or the "Company") (NYSE:HGR) between July 29, 2003 and June 14, 2004, inclusive (the "Class Period").
GulfMark Offshore, Inc.
GulfMark Announces Cash Tender Offer for its 8 3/4% Senior Notes Due 2008
HOUSTON, July 2, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- GulfMark Offshore, Inc. (Nasdaq:GMRK) announced today that it has initiated a cash tender offer for any and all of its $130 million aggregate principal amount of 8.75% Senior Notes due 2008 (the "Notes"), and a solicitation of consents to amend the indenture governing those notes (the "Offer and Consent Solicitation"). The Offer and Consent Solicitation are being made upon the terms and subject to the conditions set forth in an Offer to Purchase and Consent Solicitation Statement dated July 2, 2004.
Meda acquires Cyklokapron and Cyklo-F
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, July 2, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Meda has signed an agreement with the Belgian pharmaceuticals company Omega Pharma to acquire the European rights to the tablet formulations of the products Cyklokapron and Cyklo-F. Omega Pharma recently acquired these products as part of a larger product transaction with the American pharmaceuticals company Pfizer.
Rx Processing Corporation
Rx Processing Encouraged by Statement from Florida's DOH on Canadian Drug Outlets
TAMPA, Fla., July 2, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Rx Processing Corporation (Pink Sheets:RXPC) announces today that the State of Florida's recent offer to facilitate the process of becoming licensed as a mail-order storefront is encouraging. Rx Processing is in the business of providing U.S. citizens with access to low-cost Canadian prescription pharmaceuticals. The Company believes that these steps taken by the Florida Department of Health will expedite their initiatives.