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Nobel Biocare Board Approves New Share Buyback Program of up to 1,500,000 shares
ZURICH, Switzerland, April 7, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nobel Biocare, the world leader in innovative esthetic dental solutions, today announced a share buyback program of up to 1,500,000 shares. The repurchase will take place over a second trading line and will lead to a capital reduction by cancellation of these shares. The new share buyback program underlines Nobel Biocare's determination to actively manage shareholders' equity and to deal responsibly with the capital resources of the Company.
Izard Nobel LLP
Schatz & Nobel, P.C. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against America Service Group, Inc. -- ASGRE
HARTFORD, Conn., April 6, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Schatz & Nobel, P.C., which has significant experience representing investors in prosecuting claims of securities fraud, announces that a lawsuit seeking class action status has been filed in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee on behalf of all persons who purchased the common stock of America Service Group, Inc. ("ASG" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:ASGRE) between September 24, 2003 and March 16, 2006, inclusive, (the "Class Period").
Izard Nobel LLP
Schatz & Nobel, P.C. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against GMH Communities Trust -- GCT
HARTFORD, Conn., April 6, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Schatz & Nobel, P.C., which has significant experience representing investors in prosecuting claims of securities fraud, announces that a lawsuit seeking class action status has been filed in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania on behalf of all persons who purchased or otherwise acquired the publicly traded securities of GMH Communities Trust ("GMH" or the "Company") (NYSE:GCT) between October 28, 2004 and March 10, 2006, inclusive, (the "Class Period"). Also included are all those who purchased in a secondary offering on or around September 28, 2005.
Eastern University Presents Nonprofit Excellence Award at Lecture
ST. DAVIDS, Pa., April 6, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The SEI Investments Award for Nonprofit Excellence was presented during the nonprofit lecture series to Lisa Shulock, the Executive Director NPower PA. The award is given each year to a nonprofit organization that displays excellence in program innovation, strong leadership, evidence of measurable impacts upon the community, and strong financial management. The Award for Nonprofit Excellence is a $5,000 grant funded by the SEI Investments (www.seic.com) . This year, the $5,000 award was presented to NPower PA.
Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP
Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP Announces The Filing of a Shareholder Class Action Against Sea Containers Ltd. -- SCR-A
NEW YORK, April 6, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on behalf of all securities purchasers of Sea Containers Ltd. (NYSE:SCR.A) ("SCL" or the "Company") between March 15, 2004 and March 23, 2006, inclusive (the "Class Period"). The defendants in the case are SCL, James Sherwood (former CEO, President and Chair), Robert Mackenzie (CEO), Daniel J. O'Sullivan (former CFO) and Ian C. Durant (CFO).
Oneida Ltd.: Senior Management Transition Plan Announced
ONEIDA, N.Y., April 6, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Oneida Ltd. (OTCBB:ONEIQ) today announced the promotion of James E. Joseph to President of the Company, effective May 31, 2006, upon the completion of the year of service of Terry G. Westbrook in that role. Mr. Joseph has been the Company's Executive Vice President for Worldwide Sales and Marketing since April 2005. An Oneida manager for 18 years, Mr. Joseph previously served as the general manager for both foodservice and international operations.