Press Releases

  • PENN WEST 72 HOUR DEADLINE ALERT: Approximately 72 Hours Remain; Former Louisiana Attorney General and Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Remind Investors of Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against Penn West Petroleum Ltd.

    September 30 2014 8:08 PM ET

    NEW ORLEANS, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors that they have only until October 3, 2014 to file lead plaintiff applications in a securities class action lawsuit against Penn West Petroleum Ltd. (NYSE: PWE), if they purchased the Company's securities during the period between May 1, 2012 through July 29, 2014, inclusive (the "Class Period"). This action is pending in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.

  • Pembina Pipeline Corporation Announces Resignation of Board Member

    September 30 2014 8:03 PM ET

    CALGARY, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Pembina Pipeline Corporation ("Pembina"
    or "the Company") (TSX: PPL; NYSE: PBA) announced today that pursuant
    to Thomas (Tom) W. Buchanan accepting the position of President and
    Chief Executive Officer of Athabasca Oil Corporation effective October
    1, 2014, he has tendered his resignation from Pembina's Board of
    Directors (the "Board") effective immediately.

  • Shore Bancshares Subsidiary, CNB, Names New CEO

    September 30 2014 8:00 PM ET

    EASTON, Md., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CNB, one of the two banking subsidiaries of the Shore Bancshares Inc.  (NASDAQ: SHBI) today announced that its board of directors has appointed CNB CFO, Edward C. Allen as  president and chief executive officer, effective immediately.  This appointment follows the resignation of F. Winfield Trice, Jr. as the bank's President and Chief Executive Officer, and his resignation from the CNB Board of Directors.

    "I am very proud to leave CNB with a dedicated team, and in a strong financial condition and market presence," said Mr. Trice.

  • ALTAIR NANOTECHNOLOGIES SHAREHOLDER ALERT BY FORMER LOUISIANA ATTORNEY GENERAL: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Reminds Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against Altair Nanotechnologies, Inc.

    September 30 2014 7:58 PM ET

    NEW ORLEANS, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors that they have until November 25, 2014 to file lead plaintiff applications in a securities class action lawsuit against Altair Nanotechnologies, Inc. ("Altair" or the "Company") (OTC: ALTI) if they purchased the Company's securities between May 15, 2013 and September 4, 2014, inclusive (the "Class Period"). This action is pending in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.

  • Investors Unite Responds to Judge's Decision Against Shareholders in Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Shareholder Lawsuit

    September 30 2014 7:54 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to District Court Judge Royce Lamberth's decision today to dismiss the Perry Capital and Fairholme Funds lawsuits against the U.S. Government for their illegal taking of Fannie and Freddie profits, Tim Pagliara, Executive Director of Investors Unite, issued the following statement:

  • continues model search for the "Fresh Face of Le Jolie," from NYFW to LAFW

    September 30 2014 7:51 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The search for the "Fresh Face of" continues as it makes its way from New York Fashion Week to Los Angeles Fashion Week. This "Fresh Face" model will embody the Le Jolie lifestyle of laid back sophistication and will be featured in the company's nationwide billboard campaign as well as its advertisements in Times Square and with multiple news media outlets.

  • SIMPLICITY BANCORP INVESTOR ALERT BY THE FORMER ATTORNEY GENERAL OF LOUISIANA: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of Simplicity Bancorp, Inc.

    September 30 2014 7:48 PM ET

    NEW ORLEANS, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Former Attorney General of Louisiana Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq. and the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") are investigating the proposed sale of Simplicity Bancorp, Inc. ("Simplicity" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: SMPL) to HomeStreet, Inc. (NASDAQ: HMST).

  • Cash Store Financial Issues Default Status Report Pursuant to National Policy 12-203

    September 30 2014 7:45 PM ET

    EDMONTON, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - The Cash Store Financial Services Inc. ("Cash Store Financial" or the "Company") is providing a default status report in accordance with the alternative information guidelines in National Policy 12-203 Cease Trade Orders for Continuous Disclosure Defaults ("National Policy 12-203").

  • The Industrial Internet of Things

    September 30 2014 7:45 PM ET

    SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Internet of Things, IoT, is showing up everywhere now. It is in news articles, in commercials. When you are in the restaurant, you can make sure you locked your front door. But does all of this connectivity open the doors to crime, both in a consumer and an industrial setting? Security and the Industrial Internet of Things will be one of the topics in the upcoming Industrial Internet of Things conference October 15-16, 2014, at the Schaumburg Convention Center, Schaumburg, IL.

  • Cash Store Financial Obtains Stay Extension and Additional DIP Financing

    September 30 2014 7:40 PM ET

    EDMONTON, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - The Cash Store Financial Services Inc. ("Cash Store Financial" or the "Company") announces that it has obtained an order from the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (Commercial List) ("the Court") granting a stay extension under its current Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act ("CCAA") proceedings to November 28, 2014.

  • Group Multimedia Art Exhibit Moves Into Oakland

    September 30 2014 7:38 PM ET

    OAKLAND, Calif., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Artful Steps, in collaboration with the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC), proudly announces a group art exhibit featuring the work of people with developmental disabilities. On the Move includes over 70 works of various mediums by the artists in the Artful Steps program of Stepping Stones Growth Center. In this exhibit, the Artful Steps artists explore the diverse means of transportation found in the Bay Area.

  • SIM USA President Issues Statement Regarding News of Dallas Patient Testing Positive for Ebola

    September 30 2014 7:30 PM ET

    CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement was issued today by SIM USA President Bruce Johnson upon news of a hospital patient in Dallas, Texas, testing positive for the Ebola virus:

    "We are sorry to learn of the confirmed case of Ebola in Dallas.  This person did exactly the right thing – report to a hospital.  

  • Papa John's looking for 280 new employees in the DFW Metroplex

    September 30 2014 7:19 PM ET

    DALLAS, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Papa John's will soon hire 280 new employees to work for its stores in the DFW Metroplex.

    The positions are open in multiple Papa John's locations, a spokeswoman for the company reported. The pizza chain needs 200 drivers, 25 in-store employees, 50 hourly shift runners, and 5 general managers.

    "We continue to experience growth thanks to the hard work and dedication of our team," Vice President of Operations, Steve McNeil said. "We are looking for more passionate team members to help us continue to succeed!"

  • Lady Antebellum Reveals Second 7FOR7 Surprise Live On Today

    September 30 2014 7:13 PM ET

    NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --


    Lady Antebellum launched 7FOR7 this week, a week-long campaign where the band travels across the country to surprise and fulfill seven wishes for seven fans in seven days. The special endeavor preceded the release of their fifth studio album 747 out today.


  • 5th US-India Energy Partnership Summit Focuses on New Avenues for Cooperation

    September 30 2014 7:10 PM ET

    WASHINGTON DC, September 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

    The 5th US-India Energy Partnership Summit got underway today with an emphasis to finance clean energy projects and on cooperation between the private sector and government, even as business and policy leaders from both countries discussed avenues for increasing cooperation. Organized by The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) and Yale University, the Summit focused on pathways to accelerate the growth and development of sustainable energy partnerships.

  • Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. Reports on Sustainability Progress

    September 30 2014 7:04 PM ET

    CLEVELAND, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) announced the release of its 2013 sustainability report, entitled "Focused. Aligned. Disciplined." The sustainability report is a comprehensive look at Cliffs' global operations and outlines the Company's progress in key areas of its sustainability strategy.

  • Neuberger Berman Real Estate Securities Income Fund Announces Monthly Distribution

    September 30 2014 6:51 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Neuberger Berman Real Estate Securities Income Fund Inc. (NYSE MKT: NRO) has announced a distribution declaration of $0.02 per share of common stock. The distribution announced today is payable on October 31, 2014, has a record date of October 15, 2014 and has an ex-date of October 10, 2014.

  • Hercules Trophy Announces New Partnerships

    September 30 2014 6:51 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hercules Trophy, the super-charged inter-company sporting team day that builds camaraderie, embraces networking and promotes company loyalty, is pleased to announce new partnerships for the next Crunch Hercules Trophy, organized at Liberty State Park on October 10th.

    Hercules Trophy connects brands and people all over the world through an amazing corporate team experience. That's why we are excited to announce new partnerships for the US market.

  • Lonestar Resources, Ltd. Reports Positive Eastern Eagle Ford Shale Results

    September 30 2014 6:50 PM ET

    FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lonestar Resources, Ltd. (ASX: LNR, OTCQX: LNREF) is pleased to provide an update on the Company's initial successes in its drilling and completion activities in the Eastern Eagle Ford Shale play, including initial production tests from its first two completions which average 738 barrels of oil equivalent per day (95% crude oil and NGL's).  These results provide confidence in the Company's forecasted 2014 exit rate of 6,500 to 7,000 BOEPD, and suggest increases in proved reserves from the Eastern Eagle Ford Shale trend at year-end 2014.

  • China's First New-Generation Boeing Jetliner B747-8 Delivered to Air China

    September 30 2014 6:48 PM ET

    BEIJING, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the evening of September 29 in Seattle, Beijing time, Air China and Boeing held a grand aircraft delivery ceremony in Seattle, the United States, marking the official delivery of China's first B747-8 to Air China. The type is a member of the latest generation B747 family. It will arrive at Beijing Capital International Airport on October 1, Beijing time, China's National Day, and will join Air China's fleet in October.