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Extraordinary General Meeting of Custos
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, June 11, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- The shareholders in Aktiebolaget Custos (publ) are hereby invited to an Extraordinary General Meeting at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, June 26, 2002 in SalenHuset (Forum auditorium), Norrlandsgatan 15, Stockholm, Sweden.
NCC AB Repurchases Own Shares
SOLNA, Sweden, June 11, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- On June 10, 2002, NCC acquired 560,800 of its Series B shares at an average price of SEK 71,50. The current holding of the Group's shares amounts to 6,035,389 Series B shares at an average price of SEK 73,35. The total number of NCC shares is 108,435,822. Following reduction for the repurchased shares, the number of shares totals 102,400,433.
Aptilo Networks Awarded this Year's Newcomer at Mobile Gala in Stockholm
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, June 11, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Aptilo was named "Newcomer of the Year" at the Mobile Gala in Stockholm on Thursday evening. Aptilo, which was formed in the summer of 2001, develops systems solutions for Wireless Hotspots. The jury's motivation read: "A solution that makes it possible to quickly and simply use the Mobile Internet. Exactly what is needed to increase usage of more advanced mobile services."
Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren
Mamalakis & Baldwin and Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren s.c. Announce Class Action Lawsuit Against Donna Vogt, Raymond James Financial, Inc. and Raymond James Financial Services, Inc.
MILWAUKEE, Wisc., June 10, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firms of Mamalakis & Baldwin and Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren s.c. announce that a class action lawsuit was filed on May 30, 2002, on behalf of all clients of broker Donna Vogt of Raymond James Financial Services, Inc. who purchased the Grand Prix Fund (Nasdaq:GPFFX) (Nasdaq:GPFCX), the Oppenheimer MidCap Fund (Nasdaq:OMDBX) and the Van Kampen Emerging Growth Fund (Nasdaq:ACEMX) (Nasdaq: ACEFX) between April 1, 1999, and December 31, 2001, inclusive. A copy of the complaint filed in this action is available from the Court or can be obtained by contacting Mamalakis and Baldwin at 414-224-0300.
Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP
Rabin & Peckel LLP Commences Class Action Against Edison Schools, Inc. Officers And Directors, Alleging Violations Of Federal Securities Law -- EDSN
NEW YORK, June 10, 2002 -(PRIMEZONE) -- A class action complaint has been filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, on behalf of all persons or entities who purchased Edison Schools, Inc. ("Edison" or the "Company") securities (Nasdaq:EDSN) between November 11, 1999 through May 14, 2002, both dates inclusive (the "Class Period"). Edison, Christopher Whittle, Adam Feild, and Christopher Cerf are named as defendants in the action.
TexEn Oil & Gas Inc.
TexEn Oil & Gas, Inc. Announces a New President and CEO
HOUSTON, June 10, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- TexEn Oil & Gas, Inc. (OTCBB:TXEO), an oil and gas company, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Bob Baker as President and CEO effective immediately. Mr. Baker was also appointed to the Board of Directors of TexEn. Mr. Baker has been an investment executive in the financial industry for the past 22 years and brings to the company financial market experience.
Wilson Greatbatch Technologies, Inc.
Wilson Greatbatch Technologies Announces Appointment of Chief Financial Officer
CLARENCE, N.Y., June 10, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Wilson Greatbatch Technologies, Inc. ("WGT" or "Company") (NYSE:GB), announced today the selection of Lawrence P. Reinhold as its Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Reinhold has over 20 years of progressive, professional experience in both industry and public accounting. Larry's most recent position was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer/interim co-Chief Executive Officer of Critical Path, Inc. Prior to joining Critical Path, Inc. Larry was the Managing Partner, Midwest Region Technology, InfoComm & Entertainment/Media practice, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP.