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Cubic Energy, Inc.
Cubic Energy, Inc. Announces Plans to Acquire Additional Bethany Longstreet Acreage and Provides Update on Drilling Program
DALLAS, Dec. 8, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Cubic Energy, Inc. (OTCBB:QBIK) ("Cubic" or the "Company") announced today it expects to enter into a purchase agreement with Tauren Exploration, Inc. ("Tauren") whereby the Company would acquire from Tauren certain Bethany Longstreet leasehold interests, the amount of which is expected to exceed 10,000 acres (gross). The acquisition is subject to (i) approval by the Cubic Board of Directors, and a Special Committee formed by the disinterested Directors and/or advisors retained by such Special Committee, (ii) completion of due diligence, (iii) requisite Cubic shareholder approval to increase the number of authorized common shares and (iv) the closing of a significant financing transaction.
Izard Nobel LLP
Schatz & Nobel, P.C. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against FARO Technologies, Inc. -- FARO
HARTFORD, Conn., Dec. 8, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Schatz & Nobel, 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 Middle District of Florida on behalf of all persons who purchased the publicly traded securities of FARO Technologies, Inc. ("FARO" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:FARO) between May 6, 2004, and November 3, 2005 (the "Class Period"). Also included are all those who acquired FARO's shares through its acquisition of !Qvolution.
The Rosen Law Firm PA
Investor Update: The Rosen Law Firm Reminds Barrier Therapeutics Investors of the December 12, 2005 Deadline to Participate in the Class Action -- BTRX
NEW YORK, Dec. 8, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Rosen Law Firm (http://rosenlegal.com) reminds investors that they have until December 12, 2005 to seek appointment by the Court as Lead Plaintiff in the class action lawsuit filed by the Rosen Law Firm on behalf of purchasers of Barrier Therapeutics, Inc, ("Barrier" or the "Company'') (Nasdaq:BTRX), common stock during the period between April 29, 2004 and June 29, 2005 (the "Class Period"). Shareholders who purchased Barrier stock in the Initial Public Offering ("IPO") on April 29, 2004 and/or in its Secondary Offering on February 9, 2005 are also included in this class action.
Neoware Unveils New Thin Clients and Software for Indian Market
BANGALORE, India, Dec. 8, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Neoware, Inc. (Nasdaq:NWRE), the leading supplier of enterprise software, thin client appliances and related services, today announced significant new additions to its thin client portfolio for the Indian market, the Neoware c50 and the Neoware e370, as well as Neoware Image Manager, innovative new software that enables thin clients to provide all of the functionality of a personal computer at much lower cost.
Recent Key Publications Describe Evolving Epidemic of Severe Clostridium difficile-Associated Disease
EXTON, Pa., Dec. 8, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- ViroPharma Incorporated (Nasdaq:VPHM) today announced that The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) and the Center for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) Morbidity and Mortality Weekly (MMWR) have further described the ongoing epidemic of severe disease caused by Clostridium difficile, including additional characterization of the variant strain that is causing significant increases in the rates of morbidity and mortality in 16 states across the U.S. and in Canada, and the spread of this once hospital based disease into community settings.
Walt Disney Internet Group
FamilyFun.com Suggests Festive Family Nights at Home as Perfect Antidote to Hectic Holiday Schedules
NORTH HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Dec. 8, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Each year parents take on the daunting tasks of holiday preparations for the entire family. To carve out precious family time during the busy holiday season, the editors at FamilyFun.com (www.familyfun.com), the premier online family resource for creative solutions, suggest planning themed "family nights." These planned nights get kids involved with many holiday activities and help parents complete many of their holiday preparations -- all while spending time together.