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Brodsky & Smith, LLC
Law Offices of Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against United Rentals, Inc.
BALA CYNWYD, Pa., Nov. 10, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law offices of Brodsky & Smith, LLC today announces that a securities class action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of shareholders who purchased the common stock and other securities of United Rentals, Inc. ("United Rentals" or the "Company") (NYSE:URI), between October 23, 2003 and August 30, 2004 inclusive (the "Class Period"). The class action lawsuit was filed in the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut.
Financial Executives International
Financial Executives / LA Chapter Announces Corporate Governance Presentation
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 10, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The monthly meeting of the Los Angeles chapter of Financial Executives International (FEI) will feature a presentation by Patrick McGurn, senior vice president and special counsel for Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). The presentation will focus on the relationship between valuation risk and governance affecting public and privately held companies. The dinner program will be held on Thursday, November 18, beginning at 6 p.m. at the Jonathan Club, 545 S. Figueroa St., Los Angeles.
Photo Release -- Landmark Wyland Ocean Mural May Soon Be Buried Under A Sea Of Advertising
DETROIT, Nov. 10, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- One of Detroit's most famous landmarks of public art may soon find itself buried beneath a sign promoting the newest product from General Motors. In defiance of a city ordinance banning billboards in historic areas of the city, the Detroit Board of Zoning Appeals on Friday will grant an Oregon advertising agency's request to cover one of renowned marine life artist Wyland's Whaling Walls with a gigantic advertisement.
ReelTime to Use Microsoft Digital Rights Management to Protect Copyrighted Content
SEATTLE, Nov. 10, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Reeltime Rentals, Inc. (Pink Sheets:RLTR) announces that it will utilize the Microsoft Digital Rights Management (DRM) platform to encrypt and protect copyrighted material which it will deliver to its online customers. The Windows Media DRM platform enables the secure delivery of protected content for playback on a computer, portable device, or network device.
Impala Platinum Holdings Ltd.
Implats: Resignation of Director
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Nov. 10, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Impala Platinum Holdings Limited (Implats) (Pink Sheets:IMPUY) (Other OTC:IMPAF) (JSE:IMP) (LSE:IPLA) (ADRS:IMPUY) advises that Mr Sifiso Dabengwa has resigned as a non-executive director of the company as a result of his appointment in Nigeria. Following the change, the Implats' board of directors now comprises: