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Port of Houston Authority
PHA Commission Delivers Bayport, Security, Environmental Decisions
HOUSTON, Feb. 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Port of Houston Authority (PHA) commission approved several recommendations involving contract awards, bids and proposals, professional services and general administrative and operational matters during its meeting beginning on Monday, February 23, 2004. Chairman Jim Edmonds presided over the public meeting in the 4th floor board room at 111 East Loop North (exit 29 off Loop 610).
Law Offices Bernard M. Gross, P.C.
Law Offices Bernard M. Gross, P.C. Files Class Action Suit Against Wave Systems Corporation
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices Bernard M. Gross, P.C. (http://www.bernardmgross.com) announces that a class action lawsuit, numbered 04cv 30037, was commenced in the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts, Springfield Division, against defendants Wave Systems Corp. (Nasdaq:WAVX), Steven K. Sprague (President & CEO), Gerald T. Feeney (COO) and John E. Bagalay, Jr. PhD (Chairman of the Board) on behalf of all persons who purchased the securities of Wave Systems Corporation ("Wave Systems" or the "Company") between July 18, 2003 and December 18, 2003 (the "Class Period"), seeking remedies under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the "Exchange Act"). The case is presiding before the Honorable Michael A. Ponsor.
A Strange, New World -- New Novel Examines Culture Shock Experienced by Immigrants
Wash., D.C., Feb. 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- America's melting pot was formed by an influx of immigration over the past few centuries. However, the transition to life in a new country has always been difficult, even in modern times. Many foreigners, such as the African family in the new novel, Adwoa (now available through 1stBooks), by Solomon A. Minta, must fight social and cultural constraints to adjust.