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Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation
Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Midway Games, Inc. -- MWY
BALTIMORE, Oct. 17, 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 Midway Games, Inc. (NYSE:MWY) between December 11, 2001 and July 30, 2003, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Discovery Laboratories, Inc.
Discovery Laboratories Adds United States Patent to Surfactant Patent Estate
DOYLESTOWN, Pa., Oct. 17, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Discovery Laboratories, Inc. (Nasdaq:DSCO), a late-stage biopharmaceutical company developing its proprietary surfactant technology as Surfactant Replacement Therapies for respiratory diseases, announced today the issuance of United States Patent number 6,613,734, "Peptide-Containing Liposomal Surfactants." This composition of matter patent covers a wide variety of combinations of peptides, proteins and other molecules related to Discovery's proprietary humanized pulmonary surfactant technology. The patent also includes methods of making and using the molecules.
SkyePharma PLC -- Director Shareholding
LONDON, Oct. 17, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- SkyePharma PLC ("the Company") (Nasdaq:SKYE) (LSE:SKP): As previously disclosed in the Company's Annual Report 2002, Mr Gowrie-Smith, Executive Chairman, had agreed in principle, subject to the satisfaction of certain conditions, to the transfer of ordinary shares to his wife in contemplation of a divorce settlement.
110 Media Group
Canadian Prescription Drugs No Longer Only For Seniors; Now College Students Can Save Too!
MELVILLE, N.Y., Oct. 17, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- MarketShare Recovery, Inc. (OTCBB:MSRY) today announced that StudentBirthControl.com has engaged the Internet marketer to manage the email-based marketing and promotion campaign. America's senior citizens have been boarding buses for years, their destination, Canada, their search, affordable prescription drugs. Now those savings have been extended to America's college campuses in the form of birth control.
MoneyTV, Week of 10/17
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 17, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- MoneyTV is the nationally syndicated television program all about money and what makes it happen, (http://www.moneytv.net), featuring informative interviews with CEOs, insights into their operations and outlooks for their futures.
Cloetta Fazer Stands Ground in a Tough Market
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 17, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Cloetta Fazer Group reports sales of MSEK 2,075 (2,100) for the first nine months of the year. Operating profit dropped to MSEK 214 (249). Third quarter sales reached MSEK 695, down by MSEK 26, and operating profit for the third quarter was MSEK 71 (94).