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Robert C. Susser, P.C.
Robert C. Susser, P.C. Files Lawsuit Seeking to Recover Losses for Investors Who Purchased NorthWestern Corporation -- NOR
NEW YORK, April 18, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Robert C. Susser, P.C. has commenced a lawsuit seeking class action status in the U.S. District Court for the District of South Dakota, Southern Division, case # 4:03cv4049, on behalf of a proposed class (the "Class") consisting of all persons who purchased securities of NorthWestern Corporation ("NorthWestern") (NYSE:NOR) between August 2, 2000 and December 13, 2002, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP
Rabin, Murray & Frank LLP Commences Class Action Against i2 Technologies, Inc. and Certain of Its Officers and Directors Alleging Violations of Federal Securities Law -- ITWO
NEW YORK, April 18, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- A class action complaint has been filed in the United States District Court for the District of Texas, case number 3-03 CV 0800-N, on behalf of all persons or entities who purchased or otherwise acquired i2 Technologies, Inc. ("i2" or the "Company") securities (Nasdaq:ITWO) during the period from April 18, 2000 through January 24, 2003, both dates inclusive (the "Class Period"). The Complaint names i2, Sanjiv S. Sidhu, Gregory A. Brady, William M. Beecher, Nancy F. Brigham, and David C. Becker as defendants.
The Inland Real Estate Group of Companies
Inland Retail Real Estate Trust, Inc. Anticipates Close of Offering
OAK BROOK, Ill., April 18, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Inland Retail Real Estate Trust, Inc. ("Inland Retail"), a real estate investment trust, is announcing the anticipated closing of its $1.68 billion common stock offering, originally declared effective by the Securities and Exchange Commission on June 7, 2002. Inland Retail owns more than 155 retail properties with an aggregate purchase price in excess of $2.1 billion. As of today there is approximately $500,000,000 unsubscribed for in the current $1.68 billion offering. Based on the current rate of capital being raised, Inland Retail believes that this offering would be fully subscribed by early June.
Pomerantz Haudek Block Grossman & Gross LLP: Royal Ahold NV Investors Have 10 More Days to Seek Appointment as Lead Plaintiff -- AHO
NEW YORK, April 18, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- According to Pomerantz Haudek Block Grossman & Gross LLP (www.pomerantzlaw.com), which has filed a class action in the against Royal Ahold NV ("Royal Ahold" or the "Company") (NYSE:AHO), two of the Company's top officers/directors, and the Company's independent auditor, Deloitte & Touche Registered Accountants, on behalf of investors who purchased the American Depository Receipts ("ADRs") of Royal Ahold during the period between May 15, 2001 and February 21, 2003, inclusive (the "Class Period"), investors have 10 more days (until Monday April 28, 2003) to seek appointment by the Court as one of the lead plaintiffs in this action.
Ahold Distances Itself from Statements in Television Program
ZAANDAM, The Netherlands, April 18, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- On "Barend & Van Dorp" -- a talk show on Dutch television -- on April 17, 2003, Mr. Barend stated that Cees van der Hoeven, former CEO of Ahold (NYSE:AHO), demands EUR 5 million as severance payment and EUR 5 million for repayment of his mortgage. According to Barend this information comes from the Ahold corporate office in Zaandam.