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Lockridge Grindal Nauen P.L.L.P.
Lockridge Grindal Nauen Announces Class Action Lawsuit on Behalf of Investors of Allou Healthcare, Inc. -- ALU
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn., May 19, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Lockridge Grindal Nauen P.L.L.P. announced today that a class action lawsuit has been filed in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York, located at 100 Federal Plaza, Central Islip, NY 11722-4438, on behalf of purchasers of Allou Healthcare, Inc. ("Allou Healthcare" or the "Company") (AMEX:ALU) publicly traded securities during the period between June 22, 1998 and April 9, 2003, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Goldman Sachs Charged with Securities Fraud by the Pomerantz Firm on Behalf of Purchasers of Exodus Communications -- GS
NEW YORK , May 19, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pomerantz Haudek Block Grossman & Gross LLP (www.pomerantzlaw.com) has filed a class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, case number 03 CV 3548, against Goldman Sachs & Co. (NYSE:GS) ("Goldman") and its Senior Technology Analyst Matthew Janiga ("Janiga") on behalf of investors who purchased the common stock of Exodus Communications, Inc. ("Exodus" or the "Company") during the period from July 1, 1999 through June 30, 2001, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Northrop Grumman Corp.
United States Postal Service Awards Biodetection Contract to Northrop Grumman
BALTIMORE, May 19, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Following a successful development and test phase, the United States Postal Service (USPS) has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE:NOC) Security Systems LLC unit a contract to manufacture and integrate biohazard detection systems (BDS) designed to rapidly analyze and detect potential biological threats at postal service mail-sorting facilities nationwide. The contract, which extends from January 2004 to October 2004, has a value of approximately $175 million.
Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation
Law Offices of Charles J. Piven, P.A. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against J. Jill Group, Inc. -- JILL
BALTIMORE, May 19, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. today announced that a securities class action has been commenced on behalf of shareholders who purchased, converted, exchanged or otherwise acquired the common stock of J. Jill Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:JILL) between February 12, 2002 and December 4, 2002, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Financial Executives International
CFO of Los Angeles Dodgers to Address Financial Executives International
LOS ANGELES, May 19, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Los Angeles chapter of Financial Executives International (FEI) today announced that Cristine Hurley, Chief Financial Officer of the Los Angeles Dodgers, will address the organization regarding the financial issues unique to professional sports such as revenue sharing arrangements, the Major League Baseball collective bargaining agreement, and insurance. Hurley is responsible for budgeting, financial reporting and strategic planning as well as Information Systems and Merchandise/Vero Beach Finance for the baseball team.
BP to Sell Gyda Field Interests to Talisman
LONDON, May 19, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- BP (NYSE:BP) (LSE:BP) announced today that it has agreed to sell its 61 per cent operated share of the Gyda field for USD90 million in a cash transaction to Talisman Energy Norge AS, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Canadian based company Talisman Energy Inc.