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PartnerTech: Telecom Infrastructure has New Head
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, August 19, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Silvano Bilich, who has 22 years of experience in the telecom industry and several years of experience in contract manufacturing, will take over on August 26 as head of PartnerTech AB's telecom infrastructure business unit.
Emerson Poynter LLP
The Emerson Firm Announces Deadlines for Class Action Lawsuits on Behalf of Investors Who Purchased the Common Stock of Many Companies
HOUSTON, Aug. 16, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Emerson Firm, a securities trial law firm with offices in Houston, Texas and Little Rock, Arkansas, announced today that there are many currently pending securities class actions with specified deadlines for investors to move to be lead plaintiff. The Emerson Firm has filed a securities fraud class action against each one of the listed companies and in certain instances, some officers and/or directors, in the United States District Courts in the venues identified. If you bought the common stock of any of the Companies listed below during the class periods specified and you wish to serve as lead plaintiff, you must move the Court no later than the Court deadline stated below. If you are a member of any of these classes, you can join these class actions by contacting Ms. Tanya Autry at the Investor Relations Department of The Emerson Firm. Any member of the class may move the Court to serve as lead plaintiff through The Emerson Firm or other counsel of their choice.
Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation
Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. -- IPG
BALTIMORE, Aug. 16, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. today announced that a securities class action has been commenced on behalf of shareholders who acquired The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG) securities between October 28, 1997 through and including August 13, 2002, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Law Offices Bernard M. Gross, P.C.
Law Offices Bernard M. Gross Announces the Pendency of Class Action Lawsuit on Behalf of Purchasers of Common Stock of Duane Reade -- DRD
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 16, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Notice is hereby given that a class action lawsuit was filed on August 14, 2002, in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, on behalf of all persons and entities who purchased or otherwise acquired the common stock of Duane Reade, Inc. (NYSE:DRD)("Duane" or the "Company"), between April 25, 2002 and July 24, 2002, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Law Offices Bernard M. Gross, P.C.
Law Offices Bernard M. Gross, P.C. Sues Baxter International Inc. and Certain Of Its Officers On Behalf Of Common Stock Purchasers Between January 24, 2002 and July 18, 2002-- BAX
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 16, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- On August 14, 2002, a class action lawsuit was filed by the Law Offices Bernard M. Gross, P.C. is in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division on behalf of all persons and entities who purchased or otherwise acquired the common stock of Baxter International Inc. ("Baxter" or the "Company")(NYSE:BAX) between January 24, 2002 and July 18, 2002.
Penn's Landing Corporation
Free Labor Day Concert and Fireworks Display at Festival Pier at Penn's Landing Starring Peter Nero and the Philly Pops
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 16, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- An exciting, new Philadelphia tradition is being launched this year when Peter Nero and the Philly Pops(R) performs on Festival Pier at Penn's Landing followed by a fireworks extravaganza. The perfect close to the summer, this free event begins at 5 p.m. on Monday, September 3 when guests can buy (or bring) dinner and enjoy strolling entertainment at Festival Pier on Columbus Boulevard at Spring Garden Street. From 6:30 to 8:15 p.m., it's the grand finale of the evening -- Peter Nero and the Philly Pops and fantastic fireworks. The concert continues until 8:00 p.m. at which time the POPS will provide the musical accompaniment to the fantastic fireworks display! This event is free to the public due to the generous support of Independence Blue Cross.