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Thinkpath Announces New Aerospace Contract Worth $550,000
TORONTO, Nov. 19, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Thinkpath Inc. (OTCBB:THTHF) continued gathering a head of steam today as the company announced a new contract worth approximately US$550,000 with one of their leading aerospace and defense contractor clients. The ramp-up for this project is already underway with the necessary resources and infrastructure being assembled and the hiring of several new design engineers and detailers in process.
Starfield Resources, Inc.
Starfield Resources Inc. Announces Definition Drilling Assay Results for Main Sulphide Lens(es) -- West Zone 'Pit Area'
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 19, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Starfield Resources Inc. (OTCBB:SRFDF) (TSX Venture Exchange:SRU) has received assay results for main sulphide lens(es) encountered in twelve additional definition drill holes completed within the eastern portion of the West Zone at the Ferguson Lake copper-nickel-cobalt-palladium-platinum property. This definition drilling, within an area of inferred resources, is part of Starfield's 2004 Phase I Exploration Program, which has the objective of increasing the "indicated" category of mineral resources reported in the 2002 estimate of 6.7 million tones at 1% Cu+Ni cut-off grade for the "Pit Area" (Dr. N.C. Carter, April 4, 2003). Previous 2004 assay results for the main lens(es) sulphide mineralization were reported for drill holes 04-162 to 04-180 (Press Release July 19, 2004, SRU-10-04; August 16, 2004, SRU-15-04).
Lockridge Grindal Nauen P.L.L.P.
Lockridge Grindal Nauen Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Merck & Co., Inc. -- MRK
MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 19, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Lockridge Grindal Nauen P.L.L.P. commenced a class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania on behalf of all persons or entities who purchased or otherwise acquired Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:MRK) ("Merck" or the "Company") securities, including common stock, between October 30, 2003 and September 29, 2004, inclusive, and who suffered damages.
American Ecology Corporation
US Ecology Idaho Becomes Second Idaho Company to Receive Prestigious OSHA Safety Recognition
BOISE, Nov. 19, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Stephen Romano, President and Chief Executive Officer of American Ecology Corporation (Nasdaq:ECOL), today announced that subsidiary US Ecology Idaho Inc. was recognized today for its safe work practices and effective safety program. At a ceremony today at the Company's Grand View, Idaho hazardous waste facility, the Regional Administrator of the U.S. Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) announced that the Company has been accepted into OSHA's Safety and Health Achievement Recognition Program (SHARP) based on its exceptional safety record and training programs. US Ecology Idaho is only the second employer in the State of Idaho to qualify for this recognition.
Emerging Stock Report Begins Coverage on Acies Corporation
NEW YORK, Nov. 19, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Emerging Stock Report begins coverage on Acies Corporation (OTCBB:ACIE). Acies Corporation ("Acies") is a financial services company that specializes in payment processing services to small, medium and large size merchants across the United States. Acies' payment processing services enable merchants to process Credit, Debit, Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT), Check Conversion and Gift & Loyalty transactions. In addition to payment processing services, Acies offers a full-suite of point-of-sale terminals that enable merchants to utilize Acies' payment processing services. Acies is a registered Member Service Provider of JP Morgan Chase Bank. Acies is one of the fastest growing innovative providers of payment processing solutions for retail merchants of all kinds.
StockPickReport: Nortel Buy Rating
SHREVEPORT, La., Nov. 19, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Stock-Letter-Daily.Com (http://www.stock-letter-daily.com -- an affiliate site of StockPickReport, the web's only non-mainstream stock rating service), rates Nortel, QUALCOMM Incorporated, CMGI Inc, Comcast Holdings Corp CL A
Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation
Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against UTStarcom, Inc. -- UTSI
BALTIMORE, Nov. 19, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. today announced that a securities class action was commenced on behalf of shareholders who purchased, converted, exchanged or otherwise acquired the common stock of UTStarcom, Inc. (Nasdaq:UTSI) between April 16, 2003 through and including August 11, 2004 (the "Class Period"), including all purchasers in the January 8, 2004 stock offering and the September 16, 2003 debt offering.