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Texans For Lawsuit Reform
8 Day Report: A Tsunami of Trial Lawyer Cash
AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 29, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Personal injury trial lawyers poured millions of dollars into Texas elections this cycle and the latest campaign finance reports reveal a last minute tsunami of campaign contributions from wealthy trial attorneys determined to roll back
Hampton Roads Bankshares, Inc.
Dividend Declared by Hampton Roads Bankshares
NORFOLK, Va., Oct. 29, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- At their meeting held yesterday, the Board of Directors of Hampton Roads Bankshares, Inc. (Nasdaq:HMPR), the financial holding company for Bank of Hampton Roads and Shore Bank, declared a quarterly dividend in the amount of $0.11 per share on the Company's common stock, payable on December 15, 2008, to shareholders of record as of November 14, 2008. This will be the Company's 28th consecutive dividend payment.
Nanosphere, Inc. to Present At the 2008 Annual Credit Suisse Health Care Conference
NORTHBROOK, Ill., Oct. 29, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nanosphere, Inc., (Nasdaq:NSPH), announced today that the company will present at the Credit Suisse Health Care Conference taking place at the Arizona Biltmore in Phoenix, Arizona on November 12, 2008. William Moffitt, Nanosphere's president and chief executive officer, will present at 5:00 P.M.
GenTek Inc. Announces Earnings Call Wednesday, November 12, 2008, 11 A.M. E.T.
PARSIPPANY, N.J., Oct. 29, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GenTek Inc. (Nasdaq:GETI) has scheduled a conference call on Wednesday, November 12, 2008 at 11 a.m. Eastern Time to review the Company's financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2008. Remarks by William E. Redmond, Jr., President and Chief Executive Officer of GenTek Inc. and by Thomas B. Testa, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Company will be followed by a Q & A session.
Trailer Bridge Schedules 2008 Third Quarter Financial Results Release Date and Conference Call
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Oct. 29, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Trailer Bridge, Inc. (Nasdaq:TRBR) today announced that it will release its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2008 the afternoon of Wednesday, November 5, 2008. The Company will then discuss those results in a conference call later that afternoon at 5:00 PM ET. The dial in number is 888-737-9834. The call will also be simultaneously broadcast over the Internet. To listen to the live webcast, please go to www.trailerbridge.com and click on the conference call link, or go directly to: http://investor.shareholder.com/media/eventdetail.cfm?mediaid=34064&c=TRBR&mediakey=A975A96D3B34185D932A80151777D896&e=0.
Entertainment Games, Inc.
eGames Counsel to Run Philadelphia Half Marathon for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
LANGHORNE, Pa., Oct. 29, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- eGames, Inc. (Pink Sheets:EGAM), a developer and publisher of games for the PC, game consoles and the Internet, today announced that Ellen Pulver Flatt, counsel for eGames, will run the 13.1mile half marathon of the Philadelphia Marathon on Sunday, November 23, 2008, to benefit The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.