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Express Scripts, Inc.
Express Scripts Agrees to Acquire Medical Services Company's Pharmacy Services Division
ST. LOUIS, June 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Express Scripts, Inc. (Nasdaq:ESRX) announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire the workers' compensation pharmacy benefit management (PBM) business of Medical Services Company (MSC) from Monitor Clipper Partners, a private equity investment firm, for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close at the expiration of the Hart-Scott-Rodino waiting period, and is expected to be neutral to earnings in 2008 and slightly accretive in 2009.
NASDAQ OMX Announces Plans to Facilitate Universal Access to Real-time Stock Data in Europe
NEW YORK, June 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) today announced plans to introduce a new service designed to place real-time market data in the hands of millions of individual investors in Europe. With "European Last Sale," NASDAQ OMX will facilitate universal access to real-time stock data -- or the last quoted price.
TASER International, Inc.
Court Grants TASER International Motion for Summary Judgment, Dismissing 71st Case Against the Company
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., June 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- TASER International, Inc. (Nasdaq:TASR), a market leader in advanced electronic control devices, announced that the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, Rome Division, issued a judgment granting TASER International's motion for summary judgment and dismissed the officer training injury lawsuit entitled Wilson v. TASER International, Inc.