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Izard Nobel LLP
Schatz & Nobel, P.C. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Northfield Laboratories, Inc. -- NFLD
HARTFORD, Conn., March 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Schatz & Nobel, P.C., which has significant experience representing investors in prosecuting claims of securities fraud, announces that a lawsuit seeking class action status has been filed in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois on behalf of all persons who purchased or otherwise acquired the publicly traded securities of Northfield Laboratories ("Northfield" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:NFLD) between February 20, 2004 and February 21, 2006, inclusive, (the "Class Period"). Also included are all those who purchased shares in the secondary offering in February 2005.
Larry King Cardiac Foundation
Larry King's Biggest Show in Washington, DC: To Help Save a Heart a Day
WASHINGTON, March 20 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Larry King Cardiac Foundation will once again create a Hollywood on the Potomac at its annual "An Evening with Larry King and Friends" fundraising gala dinner. Hosts Larry King and Shawn Southwick-King celebrate their "Save a Heart a Day" campaign on Friday, March 24 at The Ritz-Carlton, Washington, DC in the heart of Washington, DC. The cost of the sold-out gala has been underwritten by St. Jude Medical.
Dobson Communications Corporation
Dobson Communications Successfully Completes and Closes Notes Exchange Offer
OKLAHOMA CITY, March 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dobson Communications Corporation (the Company) (Nasdaq:DCEL) today announced that it successfully completed and closed the offer to exchange (the Offer) up to $150 million aggregate principal amount of its unregistered Senior Floating Rate Notes due 2012 (the Original Notes) that were issued by the Company on September 13, 2005, in a private offering pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the Securities Act), for like principal amounts of Senior Floating Rate Notes due 2012 which have been registered under the Securities Act (the Exchange Notes). The Offer expired at 12:00 Midnight, New York City time, on March 14, 2006. The Company received tenders of 100% of the Original Notes, representing all of the outstanding aggregate principal amount of $150 million of the Original Notes. The Offer was made pursuant to a prospectus, dated February 10, 2006, that is part of a Registration Statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, which was declared effective on February 10, 2006.
Law Offices Bernard M. Gross, P.C.
Law Offices Bernard M. Gross, P.C. Files a Class Action Suit Against Northfield Laboratories, Inc. -- NFLD
PHILADELPHIA, March 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices Bernard M. Gross, P.C. (http://www.bernardmgross.com) announces that a class action lawsuit, numbered 06-1493 was commenced in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, before the Honorable George M. Marovich, on behalf of purchasers of NORTHFIELD LABORATORIES, INC. ("NORTHFIELD" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:NFLD) securities during the class period between February 20, 2004 and February 21, 2006 , including purchasers in the May 2004 and February 2005 stock offerings, who have been damaged thereby.
Redefining Franchise Development; The Findley Group Creates New Approach for Taking Franchise From Conception to Established Name in the Marketplace
DALLAS, March 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- With its unique vision of the way franchise development ought to be done, the Findley Group is rapidly becoming the nation's premier franchise development firm -- in its very first year of operation. Founder Gary Findley has established the Findley Group upon his original franchising model that rocketed Curves International to the #1 fastest growing franchise in the world. Whereas other companies all but abandon franchisors after the initial buy-in, the Findley Group instead forms an ongoing relationship with each of its franchisors to ensure the final success of every concept developed underneath the umbrella of the Findley Group.