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Izard Nobel LLP
Schatz Nobel Izard P.C. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Charles Schwab YieldPlus Funds
HARTFORD, Conn., March 25, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The law firm of Schatz Nobel Izard 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 Northern District of California against Charles Schwab Corporation ("Charles Schwab" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:SCHW) on behalf of all persons who purchased Schwab YieldPlus Funds Investor Shares (Nasdaq:SWYPX) or Schwab YieldPlus Funds Select Shares (Nasdaq:SWYSX) from March 17, 2005 to March 18, 2008, inclusive (the "Class Period").
RedChip Companies Inc.
RedChip Visibility Issues 4Q 2007 Research Update On Alternative Construction Technologies
ORLANDO, Fla., March 25, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- RedChip Visibility, a division of RedChip Companies Inc., today announced it has issued a fourth quarter 2007 research update for Alternative Construction Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:ACCY), a leader in the production of structural insulated panel systems (SIPs) used in the construction of institutional, residential, and commercial buildings.
Sonesta International Hotels Corporation
Sonesta Announces 2007 Fourth Quarter Earnings
BOSTON, March 25, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Sonesta International Hotels Corporation (Nasdaq:SNSTA) today reported net income for the quarter ended December 31, 2007 of $954,000, or $0.25 per share, compared to a net loss of $1,104,000, or ($0.30) per share, for the quarter ended December 31, 2006. Revenues, excluding other revenues from managed and affiliated properties, were $18,838,000 in the fourth quarter of 2007, compared to $15,200,000 in the same period in 2006.
ACI Worldwide, Inc.
ACI Worldwide Advances Product Strategy for Retail Payments
NEW YORK, March 25, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- ACI Worldwide, Inc. (Nasdaq:ACIW), a leading international provider of software for electronic payment systems, today announced that its BASE24-eps solution is live in more than 30 customer sites, managing electronic payment devices, acquiring transactions, and performing high-volume switching, routing and authorization services. ACI has launched a global effort to help users of its earlier products migrate to BASE24-eps, outlining release and support strategies to help customers plan their migration to ACI's next-generation solution.
Amelot Holdings, Inc.
Amelot Holdings Inc. and DynaSep Report Success in Jatropha Extraction Technology
CHEYENNE, Wyo., March 25, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Jatropha Biofuels Technologies (JBTI), a wholly owned subsidiary of Amelot Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets:AMHD) and DynaSep LLC are pleased to announce, after six months of extensive testing and research, that the Continuous Liquid Hydrocarbon Extraction (CLHE(r)) system has completed its initial tests. The testing occurred over the past several weeks and initial results are very positive.