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Sky Detective, Inc.
Father of 2 Receives Kidney From Prisoner Due to Sky Detective Tracking Device
BOISE, Idaho, July 3, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Global intelligence and security solution provider Sky Detective, Inc. heard about Gustavo Suarez, Sr., facing life in prison in California, being the only perfect match for a kidney transplant for his ailing son. They donated a GPS/CDMA tracking ankle device so that Suarez, Sr. could be released and electronically monitored while undergoing surgery to donate one of his kidneys. Based on Sky Detective's exclusive mobile zones and inclusion zones set to limit the range Suarez, Sr. could travel, and with monitoring and tactical planning by Sky Detective and local law enforcement, Imperial County Superior Court ordered a temporary release of Suarez, Sr. to have the surgery, and thereby save his son's life.
Gersowitz Libo Korek, P.C.
Client of Gersowitz Libo & Korek, P.C. Who Suffered Significant Brain Injuries to Appear in HBO Documentary 'COMA'
NEW YORK, July 3, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Gersowitz Libo & Korek, P.C., a leading personal injury law firm with offices in New York and New Jersey, is announcing that a client of the firm, Mirian Guzman and her daughter Roxanne, will be featured in the HBO documentary "COMA." At age 19, while a sophomore at Rutgers University, Roxanne suffered severe brain injuries after a bus collided with her vehicle.
ICU Medical, Inc.
ICU Medical, Inc. Reports Court Order
SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., July 3, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- ICU Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq:ICUI), a leading low cost manufacturer of safe medical connectors, custom medical products and critical care devices, today announced that the United States District Court for the Central District of California on June 28, 2007 ordered ICU Medical, Inc. to pay Alaris Medical Systems, Inc. (now part of Cardinal Health, Inc.), $4.8 million of fees and costs, plus post judgment interest. The Court's decision was pursuant to a motion brought by Alaris for reimbursement of legal fees following dismissal of ICU Medical's claim of patent infringement against Alaris. ICU Medical intends to appeal the Court's judgment dismissing its claims in the patent case. Because the order is a judgment against ICU Medical and the outcome of the appeal is uncertain, ICU Medical will record a charge of $4.8 million in its financial statements for the quarter ended June 30, 2007.
Bob Evans Farms, Inc.
Bob Evans Farms Announces June Same-Store Sales
COLUMBUS, Ohio, July 3, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Bob Evans Farms, Inc. (Nasdaq:BOBE) today announced that same-store sales at Bob Evans Restaurants for the fiscal 2008 month of June (the four weeks ended June 22) increased 4.0 percent from the same period a year ago. Average menu prices for the fiscal month were up approximately 2.6 percent.