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Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corp.
Integra LifeSciences Introduces the Qwix Compression Screw
PLAINSBORO, N.J., July 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq:IART) today announced the release of the 3.0mm and 4.3mm Qwix(TM) Compression Screw, the latest addition to Integra's extensive extremity fixation product line. The Qwix Screw has received clearance from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in the United States and CE Mark Certification in the European Union. Integra will feature the product at the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society Summer Meeting in San Diego this week.
Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corp.
Integra LifeSciences Releases the Large Uni-Clip and 2.7mm Spin Snap-off Screw
PLAINSBORO, N.J., July 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq:IART) today announced the release of the Large Uni-Clip(R) and the 2.7mm Spin(R) Snap-off Screw as the latest additions to Integra's extremity fixation product line. The products have received clearance from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in the United States and CE Mark Certification in the European Union. Integra will feature both products at the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society Summer Meeting in San Diego this week.
GoldSpring, Inc. Reaches Settlement With Second Defendant in State Court Lawsuit
GOLD HILL, Nev., July 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- GoldSpring, Inc. (OTCBB:GSPG) announced today that it has reached a settlement with another defendant in its Arizona lawsuit. The first settlement was with Seth Shaw, as announced on June 26, 2006. This second settlement is with one of the other main defendants in the Company's Arizona Superior Court lawsuit, against several defendants, including its founder, Steve Parent. The Company has agreed to settle its claims against this second defendant pursuant to, among others, the following binding terms: 1) total payment by the defendant to GoldSpring of $100,000 with $20,000 to be paid on or before July 31, 2006, and the remaining balance of $80,000 to be paid on or before September 10, 2006; 2) dismissal by GoldSpring of the pending litigation against the defendant with prejudice (upon payment in full of the $100,000); 3) agreement that the settlement shall in no way be construed as an admission of liability or fault on the part of the defendant; and 4) mutual releases by each of GoldSpring and the defendant to the other from liability related to the pending lawsuit. This second settlement helps to narrow the focus of the case with the remaining major defendants consisting primarily of Steve Parent and Ron Haswell.
Uniti Financial Corporation
UFC Declares a 5 Percent Stock Dividend
BUENA PARK, Calif., July 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Board of Directors of Uniti Financial Corporation (OTCBB:UIFC) has declared a 5% stock dividend to shareholders of record as of July 17, 2006, payable on July 31, 2006. The ex-dividend date will be July 13, 2006.
Oakley to Webcast Conference Call Discussing Second Quarter 2006 Financial Results
FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif., July 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Oakley, Inc. (NYSE:OO) today said it expects to announce on Thursday, July 20, its financial results for the second quarter which ended June 30, 2006. The company plans to issue a news release that day at approximately 1:00 p.m. PDT, immediately following the closing of regular stock market trading hours. Following the news release, Oakley management will host a conference call beginning at 1:30 p.m. PDT to review the results.
Aveta Appoints CEO and President
NEW YORK, July 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Aveta Inc., one of the largest companies focusing on Medicare Advantage and a leader in addressing the healthcare needs of the chronically ill, announced today the appointment of Daniel E. Straus as Chief Executive Officer and Joseph Mark as President effective immediately. Mr. Straus, who will retain his position as Chairman of the company, and Mr. Mark, who previously served as President and CEO, are co-founders of Aveta. The appointments follow the resignation of Timothy J. O'Donnell, who has stepped down as CEO and from all positions with Aveta.
Heroic Marine Honored by Helzberg Diamonds
SAN DIEGO, July 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Marine Major Erik McInnis was honored yesterday by Helzberg Diamonds for apprehending a man who stole a $28,000 diamond engagement ring from its Annapolis, Md., mall store in May. On July 11, at its Parkway Plaza mall store in San Diego, Helzberg Diamonds publicly thanked Maj. McInnis and presented donations to the Marine Corps Law Enforcement Foundation and the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society in honor of the Major's efforts.
QLogic to Announce First Quarter Results
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., July 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- QLogic Corp. (Nasdaq:QLGC), the leader in Fibre Channel host bus adapters (HBAs), stackable switches and blade server switches, plans to announce its first quarter financial results for fiscal year 2007 after the close of the market on Tuesday, July 25, 2006.