Press Releases

  • Leading Chassis Providers Announce "Pool of Pools", Operations commence March 1, 2015

    February 27 2015 10:15 PM ET

    CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Direct ChassisLink, Inc. ("DCLI"), Flexi-Van Leasing, Inc. ("FVLI") and TRAC Intermodal ("TRAC") are pleased to announce that, commencing on March 1, 2015, a new chassis provisioning model will begin operations in the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach.  

  • Harwood Feffer LLP Announces Investigation of TCP International Holdings Ltd.

    February 27 2015 9:41 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Harwood Feffer LLP (www.hfesq.com) is investigating potential claims against the board of directors of TCP International Holdings Ltd. ("TCP" or the "Company") (NYSE: TCPI).   The investigation concerns whether TCP and certain of its officers and/or directors have violated Sections 10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.

  • SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of The Board of Directors of UIL Holdings Corporation - UIL

    February 27 2015 9:35 PM ET

    BALA CYNWYD, Pa., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of UIL Holdings Corporation. ("UIL" or "the Company") (NYSE-UIL-News) for possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of state law in connection with the sale of the Company to Iberdrola USA. ("Iberdrola").

  • Team Detroit Stirs Up Creativity During SXSW with Crowd Funding Pitch Competition at First Ever "Austin SOUP"

    February 27 2015 9:12 PM ET

    DEARBORN, Mich., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- WPP's Team Detroit, a leading global advertising and design agency, invites Austinites and SXSW goers alike to see what's brewing at the inaugural Austin SOUP, an innovative crowd funding pitch competition, at 4 p.m., Sat., Mar. 14 at Trinity Hall, located at 311 East 5th Street, Austin.  Hosted in partnership with the nationally recognized Detroit SOUP, Austin SOUP gives participants a chance to win more than $1000 in funding for a project or idea that seeks to improve an aspect of the local Austin community.

  • Drivers For Apple, Yahoo, eBay, Zynga, Genentech And Amtrak Join Teamsters

    February 27 2015 9:01 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Drivers who transport employees for six big Silicon Valley companies have voted overwhelmingly 104 to 38 in favor of representation by Teamsters Local 853 in San Leandro, Calif. 

    The 158 full and part-time drivers—employees of Compass Transportation—shuttle Apple, Yahoo, eBay, Zynga, Genentech and Amtrak workers to and from work and home.

    Compass Transportation drivers are among a growing group of workers in Silicon Valley who are organizing to improve their working conditions by joining the Teamsters. 

  • White House Privacy Bill Fails To Give Adequate Protection, Consumer Watchdog Says

    February 27 2015 8:53 PM ET

    SANTA MONICA, Calif., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The proposed Privacy Bill of Rights Act released by the White House today fails to adequately protect consumer privacy and allows industry to dominate making the rules that would govern corporate behavior, Consumer Watchdog said.

    "The bill envisions a process where industry will dominate in developing codes of conduct," said John M. Simpson, Consumer Watchdog's Privacy Project director.  "The bill is full of loopholes and gives consumers no meaningful control of their data."

  • Star Energy Partners Launches Green Energy Give Back Program For Ohio Schools

    February 27 2015 8:31 PM ET

    AKRON, Ohio, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Star Energy Partners (Star), a premier energy provider focusing on bringing green energy solutions to homes and businesses throughout Ohio, is partnering with private and charter schools across the state to promote clean energy though its newly launched Green Energy Give Back program.

  • Everytown Statement on Missouri Court's "Strict Scrutiny" Decision That Allows Convicted Felons to Possess Guns

    February 27 2015 7:51 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to Missouri Circuit Court Judge Robert H. Dierker's ruling today that will allow convicted felons to possess firearms as a result of his application of Amendment 5, Missouri's "strict scrutiny" amendment, Everytown for Gun Safety released the following statement and background on the court's decision. 

    STATEMENT FROM EVERYTOWN FOR GUN SAFETY SENIOR COUNSEL ADAM SKAGGS:

  • NCRI-US: Tehran terrified of revelation of secret nuclear site

    February 27 2015 7:47 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Subsequent to the Iranian Resistance's revelations about the Lavizan-3 site, which the religious fascism ruling Iran had hidden for years, panic and fear have set in among the leaders of the regime, who are extremely worried about the implications of the disclosure of the new nuclear site.

  • Ryan & Maniskas, LLP Announces Investigation of TCP International Holdings Ltd.

    February 27 2015 7:30 PM ET

    WAYNE, Pa., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Ryan & Maniskas, LLP has commenced an investigation into potential securities law violations by certain officers of TCP International Holdings Ltd. ("TCP" or the "Company") (NYSE: TCPI). 

  • Ryan & Maniskas, LLP Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Bridgepoint Education, Inc.

    February 27 2015 7:30 PM ET

    WAYNE, Pa., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Ryan & Maniskas, LLP announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed in United States District Court for the Southern District of California on behalf of all persons or entities that purchased the common stock of Bridgepoint Education ("Bridgepoint" or the "Company") (NYSE: BPI) between August 7, 2012 and May 30, 2014, inclusive (the "Class Period").

  • Financial Risk Managers Expect Regulatory Complexity, Volume and Cost to Increase over the Next Three Years

    February 27 2015 7:28 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Of senior risk professionals attending the Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP) 16th Annual Risk Management Convention this week, 64% said that regulatory volume and complexity would continue to increase over the next three years. What's more, according to polling conducted during the convention, 85% felt that the cost of regulation would increase over the same time period.

  • ALERT: LA Gas Prices Jump 17 Cents, Largest Overnight Spike in Two Years, as Consumer Watchdog Calls for Senate Subpoena of Tesoro CEO

    February 27 2015 7:24 PM ET

    SANTA MONICA, Calif., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Gas prices have jumped up 80 cents a gallon in California since refinery shutdowns and slowdowns began on February 1, and 17 cents in Los Angeles overnight, making just announced California Senate hearings even more urgent, Consumer Watchdog said today. 

  • League of Angels - Fire Raiders Coming Soon for iOS and Android

    February 27 2015 7:14 PM ET

    REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- League of Angels is coming soon to iOS and Android devices! League of Angels – Fire Raiders, the sequel to the immensely popular web-based MMORPG, is a strategic MMO card game that sets out to change the way mobile games are played. With a wide selection of Heroes and Angels to choose from, multiple ways to deploy your forces in battle, and full control over the customization of Heroes and Angels, League of Angels – Fire Raiders promises a groundbreaking mobile experience.

  • U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Mourns the Loss of the Reverend Theodore Hesburgh, Champion of Civil Rights

    February 27 2015 6:31 PM ET

  • Improving the Management of MSL Teams to Create Value across a Diverse Set of Customers

    February 27 2015 6:30 PM ET

    CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The role of the Medical Science Liaison has evolved over the past decade but one thing hasn't changed: face-to-face meetings are seen as the best way for MSLs to build relationships with Key Opinion Leaders.

  • New Report Details How to Expand a Pharmaceutical Product Portfolio without Cannibalizing an Established Brand

    February 27 2015 6:30 PM ET

    CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmaceutical and biotech marketers are often faced with the challenge of managing multiple products for the same indication. This can be a complex balancing act — especially for those that want to prevent one of their brands from gaining market share at the expense of another. 

  • Ateeco, Inc., Maker of Mrs. T's Pierogies, Issues Voluntary Regional Product Recall of Mozzarella, Tomato & Basil Pierogies Due to Plastic Contamination

    February 27 2015 6:30 PM ET

    SHENANDOAH, Pa., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On February 27, 2015, Mrs. T's Pierogies, of Shenandoah, PA, announced the voluntary recall of specific lots of its Mozzarella, Tomato & Basil variety of pierogies, due to safety concerns. The affected product was distributed to a limited number of retail customers and is being recalled due to plastic contamination in the product which may be a choke hazard.

  • The Best Luxury Car Rental Company Needs the Best Car

    February 27 2015 6:27 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Any Los Angeles gearhead who has ever looked into luxury car rentals in LA knows that few luxury car rental companies can match the selection of world-renowned supercars available at Luxury Line Auto Rental in Beverly Hills. From the Mercedes Benz SLS AMG to the Ferrari California, Luxury Line provides clients with the highest caliber vehicles that most auto enthusiasts can only dream of driving.

  • Silver Wheaton Announces Amendment to Credit Facility

    February 27 2015 6:21 PM ET

    VANCOUVER, February 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

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