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Scott + Scott, LLC, Represents Current and Former Employees/Plan Participants and Their Beneficiaries In Class Action Lawsuit -- MRK
COLCHESTER, Conn., Nov. 3, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Scott + Scott, LLC (http://www.scott-scott.com ) has filed a class action lawsuit today in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey on behalf of participants and beneficiaries of the Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:MRK) Employee Stock Purchase and Savings Plan and the Merck & Co., Inc. Employee Savings and Security Plan (the "Plans"). For more information, please e-mail: (MerckERISALitigation@scott-scott.com and firstname.lastname@example.org) or by calling 800-404-7770 (EDT) or 800-332-2259 (PDT). You can dial direct in California at 619-233-4565. Scott + Scott, LLC is located at 108 Norwich Avenue, Colchester, CT 06415; phone: 860/537-3818; fax: 860/537-4432. The firm is presently co-lead counsel in the Shell/Royal Dutch ERISA Litigation.
Omni Alliance Group Inc.
Omni Completes Acquisition of Ross Marketing
ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 3, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Omni Alliance Group Inc. (Pink Sheets:OMNA) is pleased to announce it has completed the acquisition of Ross Marketing Group Inc, a Ridgefield, CT based specialty marketing company. This acquisition is part of an ongoing effort by Omni to re-position its business direction towards the leisure lifestyle consumer markets. Earlier this year, Omni acquired Radmaxx International.
OnScreen Technologies, Inc.
RediAlert(tm), Emergency Response LED Signage, Targeted to the General Aviation, Homeland Defense, and Law Enforcement Markets with New Distributor in Northern Virginia and Maryland Territories
SAFETY HARBOR, Fla., Nov. 3, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- OnScreen Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:ONSC) announced that it has selected Robinson Aviation Inc. (RVA) as a non-exclusive distributor of OnScreen's products in certain Northern Virginia and Maryland territories. RVA's target markets will include military installations, general aviation, Law Enforcement and First Responders in the geographic territory.
National Notary Association
The National Notary Association and US Biometrics Announce Technology Sharing Agreement
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 3, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Recognizing the role that fingerprint technology can play in further enhancing the in-person identification process, National Notary Association (NNA), the nation's leading professional organization dedicated to the promotion and support of Notaries, and US Biometrics, a leading player in the biometrics industry, announce a joint technology agreement to merge the latest in fingerprint technology into the NNA's premiere electronic notarization tool, Enjoa(r).
Velocity International Corp
Velocity International Corp. Plans for Photography, Magazine and Artworks Division
TORONTO, Nov. 3, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Velocity International Corp. "VELOCITY," (Pink Sheets:VITJ), or the "Company," today announced that the Company is developing strategic relationships in order to open its Photography and Artworks Division in Los Angeles or Beverly Hills. The Company is projecting revenue of over one million dollars in 2005 from this new division which will help further Velocity's revenue base. Velocity Photography and Artworks is developing relationships with artists and photographers that have experience with some of the world's top photographers such as Marc Hom, Marc Baptise, Max Vadukul, Brian Bowen Smith and world renowned artists such as Jean Michel Basquiat, Sol Lewitt, Alexander Calder, James Rosenquist, Ronnie Cutrone, Robert Ryman, Alfred Jenson, Roy Lichenstein, Andy Warhol, Ellsworth Kelley, Max Ernst, Tom Wesselman, Kieth Haring, Louis Bourgeois, Mark Rothko and Ed Ruscha.
Highway Holdings Limited
Highway Holdings Reports Fiscal 2005 Second Quarter Results
HONG KONG, Nov. 3, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Highway Holdings Limited (Nasdaq:HIHO) today announced financial results for its 2005 fiscal second quarter ended September 30, 2004. Net sales for the quarter were $6.4 million compared with $6.2 million in 2004. Net income for the quarter was $28,000, or $0.01 per diluted share, compared with $201,000, or $0.06 per diluted share, a year ago.
AVL Global Inc.
AVL Global Inc. Updates Telematic for Vehicles
FT. GRATIOT, Mich., Nov. 3, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- AVL Global, Inc. (Pink Sheets:AVLL) would like to update its shareholders on the current state of Telematics use for vehicles. More than 1 billion people, almost one in six of the world's population, are now using Global Systems for Mobile Communications (GSM) time-division mobile phones. The recent FCC approval of the $41 billion takeover of AT&T Wireless by Cingular Wireless will further expand the popularity of GSM coverage in North America and greater use of GSM technology.