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Columbia Sportswear Company
Columbia Sportswear to Present at the Lehman Brothers Tenth Annual Retail Conference
PORTLAND, Ore., April 27, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Columbia Sportswear Company (Nasdaq:COLM), a global leader in the design, sourcing, marketing and distribution of active outdoor apparel and footwear, will present at the Lehman Brothers Tenth Annual Retail Conference. Tim Boyle, CEO and President, will provide information on the Company's long-term growth strategies, followed by a question and answer session.
MicroIslet to Leave Amex for the Over-the-Counter Bulletin Board
SAN DIEGO, April 27, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- MicroIslet, Inc. (Amex:MII)(the "Company"), announced today that it will not appeal the staff delisting determination that it received from the American Stock Exchange (Amex) on January 25, 2007. MicroIslet's decision was based in part on the decision of its board that the benefits of being listed on the Amex are presently out-weighed by the costs of and various restrictions imposed by that listing.
Summit Financial Group, Inc.
Summit Financial Group, Inc. Announces Significant Expansion of Insurance Services Business
MOOREFIELD, W.Va., April 27, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Summit Financial Group, Inc. ("Summit") (Nasdaq:SMMF) today announced the signing of a definitive agreement (the "Agreement") to acquire Kelly Insurance Agency, Inc. and Kelly Property and Casualty Inc. (collectively, the "Kelly Agencies") headquartered in Leesburg, Virginia. The acquisition of the Kelly Agencies will serve to expand significantly Summit's insurance services business, as it represents a more than five-fold increase in revenue for this business segment of Summit.
AutoZone to Release Third Quarter Earnings May 22, 2007
MEMPHIS, Tenn., April 27, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE:AZO), the nation's leading auto parts retailer and a leading distributor of automotive replacement parts and accessories, will release results for its third quarter ended May 5, 2007, before market open on Tuesday, May 22, 2007. Additionally, the Company will host a one hour conference call on Tuesday, May 22, 2007, beginning at 10:00 a.m. (EDT), to discuss the results of the quarter.
Faruqi & Faruqi LLP
Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP and Gardy & Notis, LLP Announce the Filing of a Class Action Lawsuit Against Gaming Partners International Corp. on April 27, 2007 -- GPIC
NEW YORK, April 27, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Notice is hereby given that an action was filed on April 5, 2007, in the United States District Court for the District of Nevada, Case No. 2:07- CV 00448-RCJ, on behalf of shareholders who purchased the common stock of Gaming Partners International Corp. ("Gaming Partners") (Nasdaq:GPIC) between May 15, 2006 and March 28, 2007, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Dobson Communications Corporation
Dobson Communications Announces the Loss of Its Treasurer, Richard D. Sewell, Jr.
OKLAHOMA CITY, April 27, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Dobson Communications Corporation (Nasdaq:DCEL), today announced that its treasurer, Richard D. Sewell, Jr., had passed away unexpectedly the evening of Thursday, April 26, 2007.