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Pomerantz Haudek Block Grossman & Gross LLP: Mirant Shareholders Have Until Monday, July 29, 2002 to Seek Appointment as Lead Plaintiff -- MIR
NEW YORK, July 8, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- According to Pomerantz Haudek Block Grossman & Gross LLP (www.pomerantzlaw.com), which has filed a class action against Mirant Corporation ("Mirant" or the "Company") (NYSE:MIR) (formerly known as "Southern Energy Company") and four of the Company's senior officers, investors who purchased or otherwise acquired the securities of Mirant during the period between January 19, 2001 and May 6, 2002, inclusive (the "Class Period"), have until Monday, July 29, 2002 to seek appointment by the Court as one of the lead plaintiffs in this action.
Industri-Matematik Intl. Corp
Industri-Matematik International Announces New CEO
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, July 8, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Industri-Matematik International Corp. (Nasdaq:IMIC) -- the Order Company -- today announced that as of July 8, Lin Johnstone has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Industri-Matematik International Corp. Stig Durlow, present President and CEO, has decided to resign his position to pursue other opportunities, but will be available to provide a smooth transition.
CORRECTION: Scania's Six-Month Report on July 19
SODERTALJE, Sweden, July 8, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Scania's (NYSE:SCVA) (NYSE:SCVB) divestment of its 50-percent ownership of Svenska Volkswagen AB and the wholly owned Swedish dealer chain Din Bil AB to Volkswagen AG in Germany resulted in an estimated capital gain of SEK 550 million, not SEK 500 million as stated in the English version of the pressrelease published on July 5.
Posten Sverige: Casting Absentee Ballots
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, July 8, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Between August 28 and September 15, registered voters may cast absentee ballots at any of the approximately 1,450 Posten outlets in Sweden. A complete list of polling stations, addresses, and open hours can be found at Posten's Web site, www.posten.se.