latest news releases from the newsroom
Futuremedia Plc - BUPA, the UK's leading independent health care organisation, chooses Futuremedia
ARUNDEL, U.K., March 20, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Futuremedia Plc (Nasdaq:FMDAY) today announces that BUPA, the global health and care organisation with more than 7 million members in 190 countries and with a worldwide staff of 40,000, has entered into a 3-year contract for the provision learning management system, hosting services and software integration to an existing PeopleSoft HR system. The contract will enable the organisation to train all 2,500 employees in its UK Insurance division via e-Learning, as well as manage traditional training courses and library materials.
Chitwood & Harley
March 25, 2003 is Deadline to File Lead Plaintiff Papers in Securities Fraud Class Action Lawsuit Against Transkaryotic Therapies, Inc., Chitwood & Harley LLP Reminds Investors -- TKTX
ATLANTA, March 20, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Chitwood & Harley's website, www.classlaw.com, has a copy of the class action lawsuit it filed in the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts, on behalf of purchasers of the securities of Transkaryotic Therapies, Inc. (Nasdaq:TKTX) or who sold put options, on the open market from January 4, 2001 through January 14, 2003 (the "Class Period"). If you wish to serve as lead plaintiff, you must move the Court for appointment no later than March 25, 2003. If you would like us to represent you in connection with any lead plaintiff motion, please contact us as soon as possible.
Impala Platinum Holdings Ltd.
Update at Impala
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, March 20, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Impala Platinum Holdings Limited (Implats) (JSE:IMP) (LSE:IMPLA) (Pink Sheets:IMPUY) confirms that the work stoppage at its operations on the Impala Lease Area in North West Province has continued today (20 March 2003).
Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation
Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Acclaim Entertainment, Inc. -- AKLM
BALTIMORE, March 20, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. today announced that a securities class action has been commenced on behalf of shareholders who purchased, converted, exchanged or otherwise acquired the common stock of Acclaim Entertainment, Inc. (Nasdaq:AKLM) between January 11, 2002 and September 19, 2002, inclusive (the "Class Period").
VendTek Systems Inc.
VendTek Reports 503% Increase in Revenue for First Quarter of 2003
VANCOUVER, B.C., March 20, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- VendTek Systems Inc. (TSX Venture Exchange:VSI) ("VendTek" or "The Company"), a leading provider of automated transaction technology, announces a record $2,207,833 in revenues for the three months ended January 31, 2003. Revenues increased $1,841,427 or 503% compared to $366,406 in the same period of 2002.