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Cell Bio-Systems, Inc.
Recent Data Affirms Cell Bio-Systems' Innovations for Living Tissue Marketplace
SAN DIEGO, Calif., May 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Cell Bio-Systems, Inc. (Pink Sheets:CBSI), a biotechnology company seeking to manufacture and distribute patented, disposable technologies for cosmetic surgery and other living tissue procedures, has received further endorsement of its business model and market potential, according to a series of recent reports on the booming cosmetic surgery marketplace.
Bookham Technology Plc
Bookham Technology plc -- Acquisition
OXFORDSHIRE, U.K., May, 24 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bookham Technology plc ("Bookham") (LSE:BHM) (Nasdaq:BKHM) today announced that it has entered into an agreement under which it will acquire Onetta, Inc. ("Onetta"), a leading provider of optical amplifier modules and subsystems for communications networks, based in Sunnyvale, California.
Arinso International NV
ARINSO Adds New HR Outsourcing Contract
ATLANTA and BRUSSELS, Belgium, May 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- ARINSO International (Euronext Brussels:ARIN), a leading provider of HR technology consulting & outsourcing, announced an HR BPO contract in the telecommunications industry. Under this contract, ARINSO People Services, through its local companies, will provide comprehensive HR services for the employees of the client's local companies in four countries in North & South America, beginning in January 2005. The contract covers a period of five years, and its value is estimated to be approximately $16 million over the lifetime of the contract. For ARINSO, this contract is the fourth comprehensive HRO deal, three of which were announced over the past 6 months.
Turnaround Partners, Inc.
Lawrence G. McMillan, President of McMillan Analysis to Appear on `Corporate Strategies with Tim Connolly' Sunday, May 23rd at 9:30PM EDT
HOUSTON, May 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Lawrence G. McMillan is the author of "Options As A Strategic Investment," the best-selling work on stock and index options strategies, which has sold over 200,000 copies. He appears on Bloomberg the first Tuesday of every month, and he recently appeared on Kudlow & Cramer -- CNBC, talking about Volatility Futures. Listeners may call in questions live and toll free to Larry McMillan or Tim Connolly at 1-866-606-TALK (8255). The Business TalkRadio Network Show may be heard on KSEV AM 700 in Houston, on over 375 affiliate stations nationwide listed at CRN1 www.cableradionetwork.com, or on the Internet at www.businesstalkradio.net. This hour of "Corporate Strategies with Tim Connolly" is hosted by Tim Connolly of Corporate Strategies Merchant Bankers (www.corporate-strategies.net). Noted Economist Mike King of Princeton Research provides live technical analysis for the show.
Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation
Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Merrill Lynch & Co., Merrill Lynch Pierce Fenner & Smith Incorporated and Merrill Lynch Investment Managers L.P. on Behalf of Investors -- MANTX, MDABX, MDHQX, MDCMX
BALTIMORE, May 22, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. today announced that a securities class action was commenced on behalf of shareholders who purchased or otherwise acquired shares or other ownership units of any of the mutual funds carrying the "Merrill Lynch" brand name (the "MLIM Funds") through Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated ("MLPF&S") acting as broker between May 20, 1999 to the present (the "Class Period") and who were damaged thereby, seeking to pursue remedies under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the "Exchange Act").