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Bull & Lifshitz, LLP
Bull & Lifshitz, LLP Announces Class Action Against School Specialty, Inc.-- SCHS
NEW YORK, July 1, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Notice is hereby given that Bull & Lifshitz, LLP has filed a securities class action in the State of Wisconsin Circuit Court, Outagamie County on behalf of owners of the common stock of School Specialty, Inc. ("School Specialty" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:SCHS). Plaintiff is seeking to enjoin the agreement entered into by the Company to be acquired by an affiliate of Bain Capital Partners, LLC based on the proposed transaction being grossly unfair to School Specialty's public shareholders.
Associated Grocers to Continue Process of Exploring Strategic Alternatives for the Company
SEATTLE, July 1, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Associated Grocers, Incorporated (AG), the eighth largest privately held corporation in the state of Washington, announced it will continue the process of exploring strategic alternatives for the company. The decision is the result of a preliminary strategic evaluation, initiated by the AG Board of Directors, to determine the best course of action for shareholders to achieve their goals of attaining a stable, competitive supply chain, and realize monetary returns on their investment in the company.
John D. Oil and Gas Company
Liberty Self-Stor Announces Name and Business Plan Change
CLEVELAND, July 1, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Liberty Self-Stor, Inc. (OTCBB:LSSI) announced today that the Company changed its name to John D. Oil and Gas Company, effective June 27, 2005. The Company has also applied for a change in its trading symbol with The Nasdaq Stock Market and will issue a press release upon the issuance of its new trading symbol.
Harwood Feffer LLP
Wechsler Harwood LLP Files Securities Class Action Suit Against AuthentiDate Holding Corp -- ADAT
NEW YORK, July 1, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Wechsler Harwood LLP today announced that a class action has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on behalf of purchasers of AuthentiDate Holding Corp. ("AuthentiDate") (Nasdaq:ADAT) publicly traded securities during the period between September 29, 2003 and May 27, 2005 (the "Class Period"). A copy of the complaint can be obtained from the Court or can be viewed on Wechsler Harwood web site at: www.whesq.com.