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Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation
Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against CryoLife, Inc. -- CRY
BALTIMORE, July 8, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. today announced that a securities class action has been commenced on behalf of shareholders who acquired CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE:CRY) securities between August 11, 2000 and June 26, 2002, inclusive (the Class Period).
Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation
Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against 360 Networks, Inc. -- TSIXQ
BALTIMORE, July 8, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) --Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. today announced that a securities class action has been commenced on behalf of shareholders who acquired 360 Networks, Inc. (Pink Sheets:TSIXQ) securities between November 8, 2000 and June 28, 2001, inclusive (the Class Period).
The Pomerantz Firm Announces Class Action Suit Against Merrill Lynch and Henry Blodget on Behalf of Investors of GoTo.Com -- OVER
NEW YORK, July 8, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pomerantz Haudek Block Grossman & Gross (www.pomerantzlaw.com) announces that it has filed a class action lawsuit charging Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc. ("Merrill Lynch") and its former Internet research analyst Henry M. Blodget ("Blodget") with issuing misleading analyst reports about GoTo.com, Inc. ("GoTo" or the "Company" and now known as Overture Services, Inc.) (Nasdaq:OVER). The case was filed on behalf of investors who purchased the common stock of GoTo during the period between January 11, 2001 through June 6, 2001, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Competitive Technologies, Inc.
Competitive Technologies Accelerates Awareness Program for Homocysteine
FAIRFIELD, Conn., July 8, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Competitive Technologies, Inc. (AMEX:CTT) today announced that it is accelerating its program of increasing awareness of homocysteine testing. Many leading medical practitioners recommend that a blood profile include homocysteine testing with each physical examination. According to the White House Website, President George W. Bush had his homocysteine level checked during his past annual physical examination.
The Pomerantz Firm Charges CMS Energy With Securities Fraud -- CMS
NEW YORK, July 8, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pomerantz Haudek Block Grossman & Gross LLP (www.pomerantzlaw.com) has filed a class action against CMS Energy Corporation ("CMS" or the "Company") (NYSE:CMS) and three of the Company's current or former senior officers on behalf of investors who purchased the securities of CMS during the period from August 3, 2000 through May 10, 2002, inclusive (the "Class Period).
Wolf Popper LLP
Wolf Popper Charges Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc. With Securities Fraud -- MER
NEW YORK, July 8, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Wolf Popper LLP has charged Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc., and its wholly-owned broker-dealer subsidiary and former analyst Henry Blodget, with violations of the federal securities laws. The class action lawsuit, brought in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, is on behalf of all persons who purchased Merrill Lynch common stock (NYSE:MER) during the period July 3, 1999 through April 8, 2002, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Digital Wall Street Inc.
Chairman and CEO, Robert McEwan Addresses Gold and Silver Seminar
NEW YORK, July 8, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Mr. Robert McEwan, CEO of Goldcorp, Inc. (NYSE:GG) (TSE:G), examines the core factors that are driving the gold market at the moment and explains how these factors are affecting Goldcorp in the current economic environment. After touching on gold hedging, he moves on to the exploration efforts within the industry. This leads in to his outlook on the industry in general and explains how he has gone against the industry and the dividends that these actions have paid.
Telesis North Communications Inc.
Telesis Annnounces Private Placement
TORONTO, July 8, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Telesis (TSX Venture Exchange:TNC) (OTCBB:TNCVF), a developer and marketer of data acceleration software, today announced a private placement. The placement will be for 3,125,000 Exchangeable Units at price of Cdn$0.16 for total proceeds of $500,000.
AFC Enterprises, Inc.
AFC Enterprises to Present at the CIBC World Markets Conference
ATLANTA, July 8, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- AFC Enterprises, Inc. (Nasdaq:AFCE), the franchisor and operator of Popeyes(r) Chicken & Biscuits, Church's Chicken(tm), Cinnabon(r), Seattle's Best Coffee(r) and Torrefazione Italia(r) Coffee, today announced that Frank Belatti, AFC's chairman and chief executive officer, and Gerald Wilkins, AFC's executive vice president and chief financial officer, will address participants at the CIBC World Markets' Annual Consumer Growth Conference on Wednesday, July 10, 2002 at 10:00 a.m. EST.