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Braun Law Group, P.C.
Class Action Filed Against The Shaw Group, Inc. by the Braun Law Group on Behalf of Shareholders Who Purchased Securities Between October 19, 2000 and June 10, 2004 -- SGR
LOS ANGELES, July 22, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- A class action lawsuit was filed in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana on behalf of purchasers (the "Class") of The Shaw Group, Inc.'s securities ("Shaw" or the "Company") between October 19, 2000 and June 10, 2004, inclusive (the "Class Period"). Also included are all those who acquired Shaw's securities through its acquisitions of Badger Technologies, The IT Group, Stone & Webster, or Energy Delivery Services and all those who purchased shares in the secondary offering on October 23, 2003. Shaw is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol SGR.
Trelleborg Interim Report January -- June 2004
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, July 22, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- For the first half of 2004, the Trelleborg Group reported a sales increase of 38 percent compared with the preceding year. All business areas showed increased sales, and Trelleborg Sealing Solutions, acquired during autumn 2003, continued its strong performance. Four of five business areas had organic growth of approximately 5 percent.
Skanska Completes Sale of Mining Contracting Business
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, July 22, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Skanska's sale of its controlling interests in its mining contracting business in South Africa and Canada to Murray & Roberts, a publicly listed South African industrial and engineering contractor, has now been completed.
United Online, Inc.
United Online Announces Second-Quarter Earnings Release Date and Conference Call
WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., July 21, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- United Online, Inc. (Nasdaq:UNTD), a leading provider of consumer Internet subscription services, today announced that it will release results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2004, after market close on August 4, 2004.
Los Angeles World Airports
TSA to Announce Launch Of Registered Traveler Pilot At LAX
LOS ANGELES, July 21, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Officials from the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), Los Angeles World Airports, and United Airlines will hold a news conference to announce the launch of the Registered Traveler Pilot Program at Los Angeles International Airport. Beginning Thursday, registered travelers will speed through a designated security checkpoint lane, as each provides a fingerprint or iris scan for identity confirmation.