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Glancy Binkow & Goldberg LLP
Glancy & Binkow LLP: Announces 13 Days Remaining to Move to be a Lead Plaintiff in Conseco Shareholder Lawsuit -- CNCE
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 16, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Glancy & Binkow LLP -- the first firm to file a class action lawsuit against Conseco, Inc. based upon recent events -- announces 13 days remaining to move to be a lead plaintiff in the shareholder lawsuit. All persons and institutions who purchased securities of Conseco, Inc. ("Conseco" or the "Company") (OTCBB:CNCE), between October 30, 2001 and July 15, 2002, inclusive (the "Class Period"), may move the Court, not later than October 29, 2002, to serve as lead plaintiff, however, you must meet certain legal requirements.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
DOJ and Northrop Grumman Agree to TRW Acquisition Timeline
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 16, 2002 -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) today announced that it continues to anticipate a fourth quarter 2002 closing of its proposed acquisition of TRW Inc. (NYSE: TRW). A 30-day waiting period related to a Second Request for Information under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Anti-Trust Improvements Act of 1976 expired at midnight Oct. 15. The Justice Department, however, continues to review the proposed transaction.
Harwood Feffer LLP
Wechsler Harwood LLP Announces Lawsuit on Behalf of Quintiles Transnational Corp. Common Stock
NEW YORK, Oct. 16, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- The firm of Wechsler Harwood LLP has filed a class action lawsuit in Durham County, North Carolina on behalf of owners of shares of Quintiles Transnational Corp. ("Quintiles") as a result of the offer by Dennis B. Gillings ("Gillings"), Chairman of Quintiles. The Complaint alleges that Gillings's offer of $11.25 per share is inherently inadequate and unfair and that the directors of Quintiles are not exercising their fiduciary duties in response to the offer.
Fox & Hound Restaurant Group
Total Entertainment Named One of Forbes' 200 Best Small Companies
WICHITA, Kan., Oct. 16, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Total Entertainment Restaurant Corp. (Nasdaq:TENT) today announced that Forbes magazine has listed the Company in their "200 Best Small Companies" which is the cover story for the publication to be issued this week. The Company was No. 9 in the ranking based on latest 12-month and/or 5-year averages for sales, sales growth, earnings, earnings growth, market valuation and return on equity.
Bookham Technology Plc
Bookham Technology plc -- Repeat Conference Call
OXFORDSHIRE, U.K., Oct. 16, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bookham Technology plc (Nasdaq:BKHM), today announced that following the announcement of the proposed combination with Nortel Networks' Optical Transmitter and Receiver and Optical Amplifier Businesses on Monday 7th October 2002, Bookham Technology plc will be holding a repeat analyst conference call on Thursday 17th October 2002 at 4:15 p.m. U.K. time and 11:15 a.m. U.S. East Coast time. (Call-in details: U.K.: 44 (0) 20 8410 1215, U.S.: 1 800 513 7968).