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Schiffrin Barroway Topaz & Kessler, LLP
The Law Firm Of Schiffrin & Barroway, LLP Announces that Nations Mutual Fund Investors Have Five Days Remaining to File Lead Plaintiff Motion
BALA CYNWYD, Pa., Oct. 30, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nations Mutual Fund investors have five (5) days to move for lead plaintiff in a securities fraud class action recently brought against Bank of America (NYSE: BAC), Banc of America Capital Management, LLC, BACAP Distributors, LLC, and the Nations Family of Mutual Funds (collectively, the "Nations Funds"). If you purchased any of the Nations Funds listed below between October 1, 1998 and July 3, 2003, inclusive (the "Class Period") and you wish to be a lead plaintiff in the case, you must move to serve as lead plaintiff by filing a motion in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey by November 4, 2003.
Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation
Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Alkermes, Inc. -- ALKS
BALTIMORE, Oct. 30, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. today announced that a securities class action has been commenced on behalf of shareholders who purchased, converted, exchanged or otherwise acquired the common stock of Alkermes, Inc. (Nasdaq:ALKS) between April 22, 1999 and July 1, 2002, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP
Kaplan Fox Announces Class Action Lawsuit on Behalf of Strong Mutual Fund Holders
NEW YORK, Oct. 30, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (kaplanfox.com) filed a class action lawsuit against Strong Financial Corporation, Strong Capital Management, Inc., Strong Growth Fund (Nasdaq:SGROX), Strong Large Cap Growth Fund (Nasdaq:STRFX), Strong Growth 20 Fund (Nasdaq:SGRTX), Strong Advisor Mid Cap Growth Fund (Nasdaq:SMDCX) and Strong Dividend Income Fund (Nasdaq:SDVIX), in the State of Wisconsin Circuit Court, Waukesha County. This suit is brought on behalf of all holders, other than defendants, of the above listed Strong mutual funds during the time period of November 26, 2002 through September 18, 2003, inclusive (the "Class Period").
GulfMark Offshore, Inc.
GulfMark Offshore, Inc. Announces 3rd Quarter 2003 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call Information
HOUSTON, Oct. 30, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- GulfMark Offshore, Inc. (NASDAQ:GMRK) today announced plans to report earnings for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2003, after the market close on Tuesday, November 11, 2003. The Company will conduct a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EST on Wednesday, November 12, 2003, to discuss the results with analysts, investors and other interested parties. Individuals who wish to participate in the conference call should dial (800) 450-0819 in the United States or (612) 332-0820 from outside the country.
Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation
Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. Announces the Filing of a Class Action Suit Against Putnam Funds Defendants and the Putnam Funds Family of Funds on Behalf of Investors -- PXGIX, PCONX, PVIIX, PDINX
BALTIMORE, Oct. 30, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on behalf of all purchasers of shares of the Putnam Family of Funds (the "Putnam Funds") during the period between November 1, 1998 and September 3, 2003, inclusive (the "Class Period"), seeking to pursue remedies under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Securities Act of 1933 and the Investment Company Act of 1940.
Foxby Corp. Announces Important Change in Investment Policy
NEW YORK, Oct. 30, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Foxby Corp. (AMEX:FXX) today announced that shareholders had voted to approve: (1) changing the Fund's fundamental investment objective to make it a non-fundamental policy of seeking total return; (2) modifying the Fund's fundamental investment restriction on concentration; and (3) modifying certain of the Fund's other fundamental investment restrictions in order to provide for maximum investment flexibility.