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Levi & Korsinsky, LLP
Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Investigates Breach of Fiduciary Duty by the Board of Abigail Adams National Bancorp, Inc.
NEW YORK, Jan. 15, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Levi & Korsinsky, LLP is investigating breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of state law by the board of directors of Abigail Adams National Bancorp., Inc. ("Abigail Adams" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:AANB) arising out of their attempt to sell the Company to Premier Financial Bancorp, Inc. ("Premier Financial"). Under the terms of the agreement, shareholders of Abigail Adams will receive 0.4461 shares of Premier Financial stock for every share they hold of Abigail Adams, which represents a per Abigail Adams share of $3.43 as of January 2, 2009. The transaction appears to be unfair and undervalues the Company's shares given that Abigail Adams's shares traded as high as $4.00 per share as recently as December 5, 2008.
Discovery Communications, Inc.
Discovery Mobile Kicks Off 2009 With New Distribution Partnerships and Expanded Content Offerings
SILVER SPRING, Md., Jan. 15, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Discovery Communications (http://corporate.discovery.com) (Nasdaq:DISCA) (Nasdaq:DISCB) (Nasdaq:DISCK), the world's number one nonfiction media company, today announced the addition of new mobile content services and distribution partnerships for several of its entertainment brands including Discovery Channel, TLC and Animal Planet.
PricewaterhouseCoopers Launches 10 Tips to Recession-Proof Your Job Search On PwC.tv
NEW YORK, Jan. 15, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) today launched "10 Tips to Recession-Proof Your Job Search" on PwC.tv in order to assist the career search for college students and recent graduates during these difficult economic times. The new multimedia resource includes a 10 point checklist, video advice from career strategist Lindsey Pollak and a career advice blog.