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Faruqi & Faruqi LLP
Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces Filing of Class Action Lawsuit Against Fifth Third Bancorp -- FITB
NEW YORK, March 31, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Notice is hereby given that a class action lawsuit was commenced in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio on behalf of all purchasers of Fifth Third Bancorp ("Fifth Third" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:FITB) securities between September 21, 2001 and January 31, 2003, inclusive (the "Class Period"). A copy of the complaint filed in this action can be viewed on the firm's website at www.faruqilaw.com
To The Point, Inc.
Rumsfeld Must Demand Proof Saddam Is Alive
BETHESDA, Md., March 31, 2003 (PRIEMZONE) -- "The burden of proof that Saddam is still alive is now upon the regime in Baghdad," says Dr. Jack Wheeler, president of the Freedom Research Foundation and editor of ToThePointNews.com, an online geopolitical intelligence service.
Dobson Communications Corporation
Dobson CC Limited Partnership and Bank of America Announce Agreement In Principle Concerning Loan
OKLAHOMA CITY, March 31, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dobson Communications Corporation (Nasdaq:DCEL) announced today that its majority shareholder, Dobson CC Limited Partnership (DCCLP), has advised the Company that DCCLP and Bank of America, N.A. have reached an agreement in principle for the amendment and restructuring of DCCLP's loan, which had a maturity date of March 31, 2003. Under the agreement in principle, DCCLP would maintain controlling interest in Dobson Communications, and any change of control risk (under the credit agreements, indentures and preferred stock provisions to which Dobson Communications and its subsidiaries are parties) arising from the restructured loan would be permanently eliminated.
Cauley Bowman Carney & Williams, PLLC
Cauley Geller Announces Cauley Geller Announces Cosi, Inc. Investors Have Until April 7th to File Lead Plaintiff Motion Class Action Lawsuit Against on Behalf of Investors -- COSI
NEW YORK, March 31, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The deadline for purchasers of Cosi, Inc. ("Cosi" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:COSI) common stock to move for lead plaintiff in a securities fraud class action recently brought against the Company is rapidly approaching. If you purchased Cosi common stock pursuant to the Company's Registration Statement and Prospectus dated November 13, 2002 (which became effective November 21, 2002), in connection with or traceable to Cosi's initial public offering "IPO"), (the "Class Period"), through February 3, 2003, inclusive, and you wish to be a lead plaintiff in the case, you must move to serve as lead plaintiff by filing a motion in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, located at 500 Pearl Street, NY, NY, 10007, no later than April 7, 2003. A copy of the complaint filed in this action is available from the Court, or can be viewed on the firm's website at http://www.cauleygeller.com/show_case.asp?ccode=71&pcode=10&pp=4.