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Frontec's bid for Acando Finalized
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, July 1, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Frontec's proposed bid for Acando is now finalized. As a consequence, AB Custos (Other OTC:CUSTF) will receive 12,104,903 shares of series B in Frontec AB (publ) under change of name to AcandoFrontec AB (publ). This corresponds to 15.2% of votes and 21.7% of capital in Frontec before dilution. After full dilution it corresponds to 14.1% of votes and 19.5% of capital.
Drott Sells Three Residential Properties
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, July 1, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- In the Sodermalm section of Stockholm, Drott (Other OTC:DOTBF) has sold the residential properties Ormsaltaren 1 and Vitbetan 35 for a total of SEK 52.9 million. The price is 21 percent higher than the independently appraised values of the properties as of December 31, 2002. The properties have a combined rentable space of 2,635 square meters, of which 2,146 sq. m. is residential space.
TeliaSonera's Annual Report on Form 20-F
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, July 1, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- TeliaSonera's (Nasdaq:TLSN) (LSE:TLSNq) (Other OTC:SNEAF) (Other OTC:SNRAF) Annual Report on Form 20-F has been filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The 20-F Annual Report is available as a PDF-document on TeliaSonera's Investor Relations website
Altair Nanotechnologies Inc.
Altair Nanotechnologies Featured in Industrial Minerals and in the Forbes/Wolfe Nanotech Micro Cap Roster
RENO, Nev., July 1, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Altair Nanotechnologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:ALTI) today announced that it has been featured in the June 2003 issue of Industrial Minerals, a division of Metal Bulletin, plc., the only international publication devoted to non-metallic, non-fuel minerals. Industrial Minerals analyzes markets as diverse as ceramics, refractories, abrasives, metallurgy, paints and coatings, paper, plastics, construction, fertilizers, chemicals, glass, and absorbents. Additionally, Altair was one of the public companies featured in the June 2003 issue of the Forbes/Wolfe Nanotech Report, a publication that identifies the companies that will profit from the nanotech revolution. The Report keeps the public informed on the latest developments in that sector that, according to the publication, will be worth $1 trillion by 2015. Altair was featured in the publication's Nanotech Micro Cap Roster section.
DDB Technologies Licenses Interactive Media-Based Patent Portfolio to SportsLine.com
AUSTIN, Texas, July 1, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- DDB Technologies, LLC and SportsLine.com, Inc. (Nasdaq:SPLN) announced today that they have reached an agreement that includes the non-exclusive licensing of DDB's patent portfolio relating to the use of interactive media to cover live events (e.g., sports, news, etc.). SportsLine.com has been granted a non-exclusive license to the following DDB patents: U.S. Patent #5,526,479, U.S. Patent #5,671,347 and U.S. Patent #6,204,862.
Nexus and SmartTrust Extend and Improve PKI Product Agreement
LINKOPING, Sweden, July 1, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nexus and SmartTrust today signed an extension and improvement to their agreement of July 1, 2002. The agreement gives Nexus access to SmartTrust's property rights for products developed for fixed Internet, and SmartTrust gains access to Nexus's further development of these products for the mobile market.
Brodsky & Smith, LLC
Law Offices of Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Pediatrix Medical Group, Inc. -- PDX
BALA CYNWYD, Pa., July 1, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law offices of Brodsky & Smith, LLC today announces that a securities class action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of shareholders who purchased the common stock and other securities of Pediatrix Medical Group, Inc. ("Pediatrix" or the "Company") (NYSE:PDX) between April 17, 2002 and June 23, 2003 inclusive (the "Class Period"). The class action lawsuit was filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida, Miami Division.