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First Solar, Inc.
First Solar to Present At the Lehman Brothers Global Technology Conference
PHOENIX, Dec. 5, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq:FSLR) announced today that the Company's Chief Financial Officer, Jens Meyerhoff, will be presenting to the investment community on Thursday, December 6, 2007 at 3:00 PM PT (6:00 PM ET), at the Lehman Brothers Global Technology Conference at the Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco, CA.
Unique Holiday Entertaining
RIDGEWOOD, N.J., Dec. 5, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The holidays are here and chances are you'll be having company over at some point over the next few weeks. This year, try making it unique with a great new appetizer or add a signature drink to keep everyone on their toes!
The Children's Place, Inc.
The Children's Place Retail Stores, Inc. Becomes Current in All Delayed SEC Filings
SECAUCUS, N.J., Dec. 5, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Children's Place Retail Stores, Inc. (Nasdaq:PLCE), today announced that it has filed its delayed Annual Report on Form 10-K for fiscal year ended February 3, 2007 and its Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Qs for the second quarter ended July 29, 2006, the third quarter ended October 28, 2006, as well as the first quarter ended May 5, 2007, and second quarter ended August 4, 2007 with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Avantair Inc. Reports Removal of 'Going Concern' Paragraph in Audit Opinion
CLEARWATER, Fla., Dec. 5, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Avantair Inc. (OTCBB:AAIR) (OTCBB:AAIRU) (OTCBB:AAIRW) ("Avantair"), the only publicly traded stand-alone fractional operator and the exclusive provider of fractional shares in the Avanti P.180 aircraft, today announced that its Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm has removed the explanatory paragraph with respect to the Company's ability to continue as a going concern from its audit report on Avantair's Financial Statements for fiscal year ended June 30, 2007.
EDAP TMS SA
EDAP Ablatherm Clinical Study Begins At Vanderbilt Medical
LYON, France, Dec. 5, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- EDAP TMS S.A. (Nasdaq:EDAP), the global leader in High Intensity Focused Ultrasound treatment of prostate cancer, announced the launch of Ablatherm HIFU treatments at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN. The treatments are part of EDAP's ongoing Phase II/III U.S. Clinical Study program seeking FDA approval as the first HIFU device for prostate cancer in the United States.
Avantair Inc. Secures $4 Million Private Placement of Preferred Stock
CLEARWATER, Fla., Dec. 5, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Avantair Inc. (OTCBB:AAIR) (OTCBB:AAIRU) (OTCBB:AAIRW) ("Avantair"), the only publicly traded stand-alone fractional operator and the exclusive provider of fractional shares in the Avanti P.180 aircraft, today announced the completion of a private placement of 40,000 shares of its Series A Convertible Preferred Stock for an aggregate gross purchase price of $4 million. This most recent capital raise follows the company's $11.2 million private placement announced on November 14, 2007 with the same terms.