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Ahold and Canica Reach Agreement on Final Price for Canica's Stake in ICA AB
ZAANDAM, The Netherlands, Oct. 25, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ahold today announced that it has reached final agreement with Canica AS on the purchase price of Canica's 20% interest in the Scandinavian joint venture ICA AB. Ahold became obligated to buy Canica's interest as a result of Canica's exercise on July 12, 2004 of its put option under the existing Shareholders' Agreement for the ICA AB joint venture.
Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP
Investor Notice: Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP Files Shareholder Class Action Against The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. -- HIG
NEW YORK, Oct. 22, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP announces a class action lawsuit on behalf of purchasers of the securities of The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. ("Hartford" or the "Company") (NYSE: HIG) between November 5, 2003 and October 13, 2004, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Emerson Poynter LLP
Emerson Poynter LLP Announces Aon (AOC) Retirement Plan ERISA Investigation -- AOC
HOUSTON, Oct. 22, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Houston, Texas law firm, Emerson Poynter LLP, (www.emersonpoynter.com) announced today that it has commenced an investigation regarding Aon Corp. ("Aon" or the "Company") (NYSE:AOC) for violations of Federal and State securities laws and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 ("ERISA") in relation to Aon's handling of investments in the Company's employee retirement benefit plan (the "Plan").