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Nanoforce Awarded Notice of Allowance for Key Patent of Innovative Oil Refining Catalyst Technology
EL PASO, Texas, May 15, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nanoforce, Inc. (Pink Sheets:NNFC), a developer of nano-materials, new refining processes, and equipment for use in alternative and existing energy sector technologies, announced that it has received the notice of allowance that a key patent defining "Hydrogenation Catalysts and Methods" will be issued by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. The patent allowance protects critical elements of the Company's innovative oil refining nano-catalyst technology.
Law Offices Bernard M. Gross, P.C.
Law Offices Bernard M. Gross Announces Correction of Lead Plaintiff Due Date in Northfield Laboratories, Inc. Class Action
PHILADELPHIA, May 15, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices Bernard M. Gross, P.C. (www.bernardmgross.com) was the first firm to file a class action lawsuit against Northfield Laboratories, numbered 06-1493. It was commenced in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, before the Honorable George M. Marovich, on behalf of purchasers of Northfield Laboratories, Inc. ("Northfield" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:NFLD) securities during the class period between February 20, 2004 and February 21, 2006, including purchasers in the May 2004 and February 2005 stock offerings, who have been damaged thereby. The action is pending against defendants Northfield Laboratories, Inc. and Steven A. Gould, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. A copy of the Complaint is available from the Court or can be viewed on the Law Offices Bernard M. Gross, P.C. website at www.bernardmgross.com
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Honors Los Angeles Area Nonprofit Organizations
LOS ANGELES, May 15, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) recognized nonprofit organizations throughout Southern California May 11 during its 15th annual Community Service Grants reception at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. Some 220 local organizations were presented with grants as part of the company's financial commitment to the region.
TASER International, Inc.
TASER International Receives Letter Confirming Termination of Investigation from U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., May 15, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- TASER International, Inc. (Nasdaq:TASR), a market leader in advanced electronic control devices, announced that the Company has received a letter dated May 11, 2006 from the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) stating that its "investigation (in the matter of TASER International) has been terminated and no enforcement action has been recommended to the Commission." The Company previously announced in December 2005 that it was informed by the SEC Staff that the previously announced investigation into TASER International's disclosures concerning the medical safety of the TASER(r) device and certain accounting and disclosure issues had been completed, and that no enforcement action had been recommended on these matters. However, the staff also advised the Company at that time that it was continuing to investigate issues relating to trading in the Company's stock. With the receipt of this letter, the SEC investigation, which originally began as an informal inquiry in January 2005, has been terminated in its entirety with no recommendation for enforcement action.