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Wolf Popper LLP
Wolf Popper LLP Files Securities Fraud Class Action Against El Paso Corporation -- EP
NEW YORK, March 8, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Wolf Popper LLP has filed a securities fraud lawsuit against El Paso Corporation (NYSE:EP) and certain of its officers and directors on behalf of all persons who purchased El Paso securities on the open market from March 31, 2003 through February 17, 2004. The action was filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas (Cause No. H-04-0924). The complaint can be viewed on Wolf Popper's website or obtained from the Court.
eMax Holdings Corporation
eMax Net, Inc. Engages Pluris Partners, LLC as Financial Consultant
ORLANDO, Fla., March 8, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- eMax Net, Inc. (EMAXNET), a minority owned subsidiary of eMax Corporation (Pink Sheets:EMAX), today announced the engagement of Pluris Partners, LLC as financial consultants to the company in advance of the pending merger between EMAXNET and Redox Technology Corp (OTCBB:RDOX). Pluris will advise EMAXNET in the identification, evaluation and undertaking of debt and equity financing options, introduce the company to broker-dealers interested in making a market in its securities to improve corporate liquidity, assist the company in identifying and developing institutional investment, help in the preparation of financial memorandums and similar statements related to financing activities, and, advise and assist EMAXNET in the restructuring, investment in, or spinning off of any of its subsidiaries. Under the terms of the agreement, and to secure their services, Pluris will be entitled to a monthly cash retainer and reimbursement of expenses in addition to warrants to purchase EMAXNET shares expiring September 1, 2007. Both companies note this agreement does not promise or involve any investment in EMAXNET on the part of Pluris.
Toll Brothers, Inc.
Toll Brothers to Webcast Live its Presentation at Smith Barney Citigroup's 17th Annual Global Industrial Manufacturing Conference on Wednesday, March 10, 2004
HUNTINGDON VALLEY, Pa., March 8, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL), the nation's leading builder of luxury homes, will make a presentation to the investment community via live audio webcast at Smith Barney Citigroup's 17th Annual Global Industrial Manufacturing Conference on Wednesday, March 10, 2004 at 1:30 p.m. (EST).
Millicom International Cellular
Millicom Appoints Chairman
NEW YORK, LONDON AND BERTRANGE, LUXEMBOURG, March 8, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- It is with great sadness that Millicom International Cellular S.A. ("Millicom") (Nasdaq:MICC) announces that its Chairman, Mr. Hakan Ledin, has passed away at the age of 66 years.
Berger & Montague PC
Berger & Montague, P.C. Announces Filing of Class Action Against Royal Dutch Petroleum/Shell Transport Co. on Behalf of Investors -- RD, SC
PHILADELPHIA, March 8, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Berger & Montague, P.C. has filed a securities fraud class action complaint against Royal Dutch Petroleum Company ("Royal Dutch") and The Shell Transport Company ("Shell") on behalf of investors. Filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, the complaint asserts claims on behalf of investors who purchased publicly traded securities, including ordinary shares traded in overseas markets and American Depository Receipts trading on the New York Stock Exchange, of Royal Dutch (NYSE:RD) and/or Shell (NYSE:SC) during the period from December 3, 1999 through January 9, 2004 (the "Class Period").