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Dobson Communications Corporation
Dobson Communications Announces Anticipated Merger Effective Date as Required by Its Indenture for Its 1.50 Percent Senior Convertible Debentures Due 2025
OKLAHOMA CITY, Oct. 26, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Dobson Communications Corporation (the "Company") (Nasdaq:DCEL) announced today that it has given a notice to the holders of its previously issued $160,000,000 aggregate principal amount of 1.50% Senior Convertible Debentures due 2025 (CUSIP Nos. 256069AF2 and 256069AG 0) (the "Debentures"). The notice was issued pursuant to an Indenture, dated as of September 13, 2005 (the "Indenture") for the Debentures between the Company, as issuer, and Bank of Oklahoma, National Association, as trustee (the "Trustee"). Capitalized terms used but not otherwise defined herein have the meanings ascribed to them in the Indenture.
Squitieri & Fearon, LLP
Squitieri & Fearon, LLP Announces Certificates Classes of Ticket Buyers to Clear Channel Rock Concerts in Antitrust Action
NEW YORK, Oct. 26, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Squitieri & Fearon, LLP, Co-Lead Counsel for Plaintiffs, announced that Judge Stephen V. Wilson in the United States District Court for the Central District of California in Los Angeles has issued a 136-page opinion certifying a class of ticket buyers to Clear Channel rock concerts and denying Clear Channel's motion for judgment on the pleadings. Plaintiffs allege that Clear Channel monopolized the market for tickets to rock concerts and therefore caused those ticket buyers to pay more for their tickets to Clear Channel's rock concerts.
Animal Health International, Inc.
Animal Health International, Inc. Announces Its First Quarter Fiscal Year 2008 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call Information
WESTLAKE, Texas, Oct. 26, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Animal Health International, Inc. (Nasdaq:AHII) announced today that the Company will release financial results for its fiscal year 2008 first quarter ended September 30, 2007, and provide its business outlook for its fiscal year ending June 30, 2008, on Tuesday, November 6, 2007. Animal Health International, Inc. will host a conference call the same day at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time to discuss these results and its business outlook.
Competitive Technologies, Inc.
Competitive Technologies Prevails Against Marcovitch et al On Request for Assets Freeze
FAIRFIELD, Conn., Oct. 26, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Competitive Technologies, Inc. (AMEX:CTT) announced that Judge Peter C. Dorsey of the U.S. District Court of the District of Connecticut issued a written order today stating that Ben Marcovitch and all defendants in the case, and their associates, be enjoined as of October 22, 2007 from any further use of any remaining part of the $750,000 that they obtained from CTT. Also, the Judge ordered that on or before November 21, 2007, the defendants must present to CTT's counsel a detailed, written disclosure identifying all accounts in which any portion of the $750,000 payment made by CTT to defendant Agrofrut, E.U. is being held. In addition, defendants must provide a complete description of the disposition of any portion of the CTT payment that is not being held in such accounts.
Port of Houston Authority
PHA Commission Considers Projects to Continue Building Bayport
HOUSTON, Oct. 26, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority (PHA) will consider $15 million in construction projects at Bayport as well as a variety of other environmental, construction and maintenance projects on Tuesday, Oct. 30, beginning at 9 a.m. in the board room of the PHA Executive Building, 111 East Loop North (Exit 29 off Loop 610) in Houston. Chairman Jim Edmonds will preside over the meeting with Commissioner Kase Lawal, Commissioner Steve Phelps, Commissioner Jim Fonteno, Commissioner Jimmy Burke, Commissioner Janiece Longoria and Commissioner Elyse Lanier.