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mPhase Technologies Signs Contract With Porsche Design Studio
LITTLE FALLS, N.J., Dec. 12, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- mPhase Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:XDSL) today announced that it has signed a contract with the Porsche Design Studio, in Zell am See, Austria. It includes that the studio will design a premium version of the AlwaysReady Emergency Flashlight. The flashlight will contain mPhase's proprietary lithium reserve battery that offers potentially infinite shelf-life. In this type of battery, a breakable barrier separates the solid electrodes from the liquid electrolyte until the battery is manually activated. Unlike traditional batteries, mPhase battery remains in an inert state with no leakage or self-discharge until activation.
Liquor Group Wholesale, Inc.
World's Largest Beverage Competition Announces Winners -- Liquor Group Brands Faired Well
GENEVE, Switzerland, Dec. 12, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Once again the finest alcohol beverage products from 25 countries and all parts of the globe assembled to compete in the 2008-2009 World Spirits and World Wines Competitions; with entries in excess of 50,000 various brands, the judging results yielded awards for many Liquor Group (OTCBB:LIQR) brands. Liquor Group's portfolio spans more than 1700 products; therefore a pleasant side effect of having such diversification in goods is the statistical advantage in award completions.
Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP
Paul Hastings Boosts European Finance Practice With Addition of Leading Finance Team
MILAN, Italy and LONDON, Dec. 12, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP, a leading international law firm, announced today that Alberto Del Din, Lorenza Talpo and Alessandro Stoppa will each join Paul Hastings as partners. Alberto Del Din and Alessandro Stoppa will be based in Paul Hastings' Milan office, and will devote part of their time to the development of the Firm's London practice. Lorenza Talpo will be based in Paul Hastings' London office. Mr. Del Din and his team specialize in banking and finance, with particular emphasis on restructurings, structured finance, real estate finance, acquisition finance and project finance.