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Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP
Rabin & Peckel LLP Commences Class Action Against Universal Access Global Holdings, Inc. and Certain of its Officers and Directors Alleging Violations of Federal Securities Law -- UAXS
NEW YORK, June 12, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- A class action complaint has been filed in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois - Eastern Division, case number 02C-4175, on behalf of all persons or entities who purchased Universal Access Golbal Holdings, Inc. ("Universal Access" or the "Company") securities (Nasdaq:UAXS) between May 10, 2001 and April 24, 2002, both dates inclusive (the "Class Period"). Universal Access, Patrick C. Shutt, Robert M. Brown, Robert E. Rainone, Jr., George A. King, Robert J. Pommer, Scott D. Fehlan, and Paolo Guidi are named as defendants in the action.
Golden Star Resources Ltd.
Golden Star Finalizes its Acquisition of a 50% Interest in the Yaou and Dorlin Gold Properties in French Guiana
DENVER, June 12, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Golden Star Resources Ltd. ("Golden Star" or the "Company") (TSE:GSC) (OTCBB:GSRSF) is pleased to announce that it has completed (subject to acceptance by the French regulatory authorities) the acquisition of a 50% interest in the Yaou and Dorlin gold properties in French Guiana from Cambior Inc., as part of a number of transactions with Cambior on joint ventured properties in the Guiana Shield. The other 50% interest in these properties is held by Golden Star's 73%-owned subsidiary, Guyanor Ressources S.A. ("Guyanor"), which gives Golden Star an effective interest in these properties of 87%.
Ableauctions to Change Name and Board Rules Against Share Combination
TACOMA, Wash., June 12, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ableauctions.com(TM), Inc. (AMEX:AAC) (the "Company") today announced that its Board of Directors has determined not to proceed with the proposed 3-for-1 combination of the authorized and issued share capital. The Company will however proceed with the intended name change of the Company to "Ableauctions, Inc." and stockholders will be asked to approve the name change.
Abbey Spanier Rodd & Abrams, LLP
Abbey Gardy, LLP: Attention Purchasers of the Merrill Lynch Internet Strategies Fund, Inc.
NEW YORK, June 12, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- A securities class action lawsuit was filed against the Merrill Lynch Internet Strategies Fund, Inc. ("Internet Strategies Fund" or the "Company") ("MANTX"; "MBNTX"; "MCNTX"; "MDNTX"; "MANTXEMP"; "MANTXFEE"), Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc. ("Merrill Lynch"), Merrill Lynch Funds Distributor ("MLFD"), Henry Blodget ("Blodget"), Paul G. Meeks ("Meeks") and several directors of the Internet Strategies Fund, on behalf of all persons or entities who purchased shares of the Internet Strategies Fund during the period from March 14, 2000 through October 15, 2001, inclusive (the "Class Period"). On October 15, 2001, the Internet Strategies Fund merged with The Merrill Lynch Global Technology Fund ("MAGTX"; "MBGTX"; "MCGTX"; "MDGTX"). A copy of the complaint is available from the Court or from Abbey Gardy, LLP. Please contact us by phone at 800-889-3701 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.