Press Releases

  • ONEIDA FINANCIAL CORP INVESTOR ALERT BY THE FORMER ATTORNEY GENERAL OF LOUISIANA: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of Oneida Financial Corp.

    February 27 2015 2:50 PM ET

    NEW ORLEANS, Feb. 27, 2015 /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 Oneida Financial Corp ("Oneida" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: ONFC) to Community Bank System, Inc. (NYSE: CBU).  Under the terms of the proposed transaction, shareholders of Oneida will receive only 0.5635 shares of CBU or $20.00 in cash for each share of Oneida common stock that they own, subject to proration.

  • Accelerite recognized by CRN Magazine for its leadership in its Channel Program

    February 27 2015 2:50 PM ET

    SANTA CLARA, Calif., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Accelerite, a leading provider of software for IT infrastructure, mobile, and cloud solutions to some of largest enterprises in the world, announced today Eric Webster, SVP and GM has been named a 2015 CRN Channel Chief.

    Under Webster's leadership, Accelerite's channel program has achieved:

  • NASA Sets Coverage for Launch of Magnetospheric Multiscale Mission

    February 27 2015 2:46 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Magnetospheric Multiscale (MMS) mission is set to lift off at 10:44 p.m. EDT Thursday, March 12 from Space Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket. There is a 30-minute window for the launch.

  • Green Planet Group Continues Financial Improvement

    February 27 2015 2:46 PM ET

    TEMPE, Ariz., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Planet Group, Inc. (OTC PINK: GNPG), an emerging leader in green technology, has filed financial statements for the nine month period ending December 31, 2014.  The financial results reflect revenues from the XenTx Lubricants, Inc. subsidiary and research and development expense related to the development of the Company's Healing the Earth, Inc. Fast Track™ Food Growing System and AAQIS, Inc. On-Demand HHO Generator technology.

    The Company's nine month financial results can be summarized as follows:

  • Pharmacyclics Provides Clinical Update on BTK Inhibitor for Autoimmune Diseases

    February 27 2015 2:45 PM ET

    SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmacyclics, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCYC) today announced that longer-term toxicology studies for its newly developed Bruton's tyrosine kinase (BTK) inhibitor for rheumatoid arthritis, or RA, have been completed. The results of these preclinical evaluations have been communicated to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The feedback received from the Agency is supportive of the completion of the ongoing first-in-human study.

  • Corvus Gold Announces Closing of CAD $4.5M @ $1.00 per share Non-Brokered Private Placement

    February 27 2015 2:45 PM ET

    Participants Include Tocqueville Asset Management L.P and AngloGold Ashanti (U.S.A) Exploration Inc.

    TSX: KOR OTCQX: CORVF

  • World's First Swarovski Starburst Light Show Spectacular Debuts On Las Vegas Strip

    February 27 2015 2:45 PM ET

    LAS VEGAS, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On Thursday night, Feb. 26, at midnight, the Las Vegas Strip welcomed its newest outdoor entertainment spectacle: the Swarovski Midnight Celebration at Grand Bazaar Shops. Created for Swarovski's custom pavilion and six-story-tall Starburst, the Swarovski Midnight Celebration was designed to be the centerpiece of the new Grand Bazaar Shops, providing a unique retail and entertainment experience.

  • UIL HOLDINGS INVESTOR ALERT BY THE FORMER ATTORNEY GENERAL OF LOUISIANA: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of UIL Holdings Corporation

    February 27 2015 2:44 PM ET

    NEW ORLEANS, Feb. 27, 2015 /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 UIL Holdings Corporation ("UIL" or the "Company") (NYSE: UIL) to Iberdrola USA.  Under the terms of the proposed transaction, shareholders of UIL will receive one share in the newly-created company plus a cash payment of $10.50 for each share of UIL that they own, implying a total consideration per UIL share of approximately $52.75, according to UIL.

  • Honeywell To Present At J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation & Industrials Conference

    February 27 2015 2:35 PM ET

    MORRIS TOWNSHIP, N.J., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced that Dave Cote, Chairman and CEO, will be presenting at the J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation & Industrials Conference in New York City, on Thursday, March 5, 2015 from 8:00 – 8:40 a.m. EST.

  • In Pre-Clinical Studies Ibrutinib Enhances Anti-tumor Activity When Combined With An Anti-PD-L1 Antibody

    February 27 2015 2:30 PM ET

    SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmacyclics, Inc.

  • Jimmie Johnson Foundation and Blue Bunny Ice Cream Announce $25,000 Grant Opportunities

    February 27 2015 2:30 PM ET

    ATLANTA, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jimmie Johnson Foundation announced Friday the launch of the 2015 Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope campaign, which will award $125,000 to five non-profits in April.  

    In a video message sent via Twitter and Facebook, six-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Champion Jimmie Johnson, along with Mike Wells, president and CEO of Wells Enterprises, maker of Blue Bunny Ice Cream, revealed that not-for-profit (501c3) organizations supporting K-12 public education will be eligible to compete for one of the five available $25,000 grants.

  • McGraw Hill Financial to Present at the Piper Jaffray Technology, Media & Telecommunications Conference on March 10

    February 27 2015 2:30 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Jack Callahan, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of McGraw Hill Financial (NYSE: MHFI), will present at the Piper Jaffray Technology, Media & Telecommunications Conference on March 10 in New York. Mr. Callahan is scheduled to speak from 3:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time. The "fireside chat" will be webcast (audio only) and may include forward-looking information.

    Webcast Instructions:  Live and Replay

  • Dedication to U-Haul Lands Mark Quinn a Promotion to Marketing Company President of U-Haul Company of Dayton

    February 27 2015 2:26 PM ET

    DAYTON, Ohio, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- As a  dedicated leader with 23 years of U-Haul experience, Mark Quinn is excited to take on his new role as marketing company president of the newly formed U-Haul Company of Dayton.

  • Digital Instructional Materials Now Outpace Print in the Classroom, New Study Finds

    February 27 2015 2:23 PM ET

    STAMFORD, Conn., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Teachers now are using more digital instructional materials than print materials in the classroom, according to The Shift to Digital in Reading, Mathematics, Science and Social Studies, a new study from Education Market Research (EMR)/Simba Information.

  • Sony Pictures Entertainment's Faith Label AFFIRM Films Options Book The Devil in Pew Number Seven, Partners with Mass Hysteria Entertainment

    February 27 2015 2:09 PM ET

    CULVER CITY, Calif., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, AFFIRM Films and Mass Hysteria Entertainment Inc. announced their partnership to develop a motion picture based on the book, The Devil In Pew Number Seven. Written by Rebecca Nichols Alonzo with Bob DeMoss, and released by Tyndale House Publishers Inc. in 2010, The Devil In Pew Number Seven tells the true story of Rebecca Nichols, a young girl who loses her parents when they stand up against evil within their church. Decades later, Rebecca must address if it was worth losing everything.

  • Genstar Capital Backed eResearch Technology to Acquire PHT Corporation

    February 27 2015 2:06 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Genstar Capital, a leading middle market private equity firm that focuses on investments in targeted segments of the healthcare, software, industrial technology, and financial services industries, today announced that its portfolio company eResearchTechnology, Inc. (ERT) signed a definitive agreement to acquire PHT Corporation, the eClinical innovator leading the adoption of patient-driven mobile apps for improved clinical research.

  • ConsumerTrack Expands with New Pennsylvania Office

    February 27 2015 2:02 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ConsumerTrack Inc., the leading provider of performance marketing and digital customer acquisition, announced today the opening of its new office in Allentown, Penn., to accommodate its rapid expansion.

  • Anritsu, Cavium Develop Small Cell Manufacturing Test Solution that Supports Cellular, Wireless Connectivity and LBS

    February 27 2015 1:48 PM ET

    RICHARDSON, Texas, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Anritsu Company announces that it has developed a turnkey small cell manufacturing test solution with Cavium, Inc. that also supports technologies such as cellular, WLAN 802.11ac, Bluetooth®, ZigBee (802.15.4), and location-based services (LBS). Leveraging the flexible MT8870A Universal Test Set platform, Anritsu is addressing the growing need for small cell test solutions that can lower the cost of test and speed time to market of next-generation wireless chipsets and devices.

  • CPI's eConnect® PDUs and Custom Data Center Solutions Better Position Oak Ridge Schools to Become One of Nation's Top STEM Facilities

    February 27 2015 1:47 PM ET

    WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Chatsworth Products' (CPI) eConnect® Power Distribution Units and data center solutions played a powerful role in Oak Ridge City Schools' 1:1 learning initiative.

    Oak Ridge City Schools are some of Tennessee's most praised learning institutions. Comprised of preschool, elementary, middle and high schools that serve about 4,700 students, Oak Ridge Schools are known for their excellence and advanced academics within the educational system.

  • Grupo Simec Announces Results of Operations for the Twelve Month Period Ended December 31, 2014

    February 27 2015 1:46 PM ET

    GUADALAJARA, Mexico, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Grupo Simec, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE: SIM) ("Simec") announced today its results of operations for the twelve-month period ended December 31, 2014 and December 31, 2013.

    Twelve-Month Period Ended December 31, 2014 compared to Twelve-Month Period Ended December 31, 2013