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Klayman & Toskes P.A.
Notice to All Investors of Lehman Brothers Principal Protected Notes From the Securities Law Firm of Klayman & Toskes
NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Securities Law Firm of Klayman & Toskes, P.A., www.nasd-law.com, announced today that it is investigating the sale of Lehman Brothers Principal Protected Notes ("Lehman Principal Protected Notes") by full-service brokerage firms to their customers. Also referred to as guaranteed linked notes, these securities were "structured products" that combined fixed income investments with derivatives. What resulted was a product that supposedly provided the protection of fixed income, with the upside of the stock market. Lehman Brothers (OTC:LEHMQ.PK) sold its North American investment banking and capital markets businesses to Barclays (NYSE:BCS) earlier this year. In the deal, Barclays agreed to buy Lehman's operations, along with trading assets valued at $72 billion, and trading liabilities worth $68 billion.
Altra Industrial Motion Corp.
Altra Holdings, Inc. to Host Conference Call On Third Quarter 2008 Financial Results
QUINCY, Mass., Oct. 21, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Altra Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:AIMC), a multi-national manufacturer and marketer of industrial power transmission and motion control products, intends to release unaudited financial results for the Third Quarter of 2008 after the close of markets on Wednesday, November 5, 2008.
Orion Group Holdings, Inc.
Orion Marine Group to Hold Live Conference Call of Third Quarter Results
HOUSTON, Oct. 21, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Orion Marine Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:OMGI) (the "Company") will conduct a telephone briefing at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time/9:00 a.m. Central Time on Thursday, November 6, 2008, to discuss its results for the third quarter 2008. To listen to a live broadcast of this briefing, visit the Investor Relations section of the Company's website at www.orionmarinegroup.com. To participate in the call, please call the Orion Marine Group Third Quarter 2008 Earnings Conference Call at 800-378-6592.
NASDAQ CEO Signature Series
Video Interview: Kenneth Ferry, President and CEO, iCAD, Inc.
NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Veteran business journalist Sasha Salama joins Kenneth Ferry, President and CEO, iCAD, Inc. (Nasdaq:ICAD), to discuss the company's industry, strategy, financials and positioning.
Pacific Sunwear of California, Inc.
Pacific Sunwear of California Rejects Adrenalina's Unsolicited Proposal
ANAHEIM, Calif., Oct. 21, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pacific Sunwear of California, Inc. (Nasdaq:PSUN), announced today that its board of directors has determined that the unsolicited proposal received from Adrenalina (OTCBB:AENA), a retail-entertainment company currently operating three stores in Florida, to purchase all of the issued and outstanding shares of common stock of Pacific Sunwear is not in the best interests of the Company's shareholders.
St. Nick Media Services
Executive EDGE Conference to Address Key Financial and Technology Issues
DURHAM, N.C., Oct. 21, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IASA has expanded the offerings included in the association's popular Executive Education Program by adding the IASA Executive EDGE Conference, December 7-9, 2008 at the Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center in Dallas, Texas.