Press Releases

  • ProfNet Experts Available on Physician Advocacy, Kids and Sports, Narcotic Addiction, More

    February 27 2015 10:56 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Below are experts from the ProfNet network that are available to discuss timely issues in your coverage area.

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  • My Mobile Payments Ltd Launches PayJaldi Service for Merchants and SMEs

    February 27 2015 10:56 AM ET

    MUMBAI, February 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

    My Mobile Payments Ltd, one of India's largest mobile payments services company that owns the MoneyOnMobile brand, has announced the launch of PayJaldi service specifically for merchants and small & medium businesses (SMEs). The PayJaldi service shall be launched at the forthcoming Mobile World Congress being held at Barcelona, Spain from March 2nd to 5th 2015.

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  • AFGE Union President Urges Full Year Funding for Homeland Security

    February 27 2015 10:54 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Federation of Government Employees National President J. David Cox Sr. today issued the following statement:

    "With hours left before the Department of Homeland Security runs out of funding, Congress needs to do its job and pass a bill providing full-year funding for this vital federal agency.

  • Governor Wolf Announces Initiative to Improve Home- and Community-Based Care Services for Seniors in Pennsylvania

    February 27 2015 10:40 AM ET

    PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Governor Tom Wolf unveiled a package of legislative and budgetary actions to provide choice and protections for seniors as they age. Governor Wolf, the Department of Human Services (DHS) and the PA Department of Aging (PDA) are committed to increasing opportunities for seniors to receive care in a home or community-based setting.

  • Ryan & Maniskas, LLP Announces Investigation of Emulex Corporation

    February 27 2015 10:35 AM ET

    WAYNE, Pa., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  Ryan & Maniskas, LLP is investigating potential claims against the board of directors of Emulex Corporation ("Emulex" or the "Company") (NYSE: ELX) concerning possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of law related to the Company's efforts to sell the Company to Avago Technologies Limited in a transaction valued at approximately $606 million.

  • Noor Staffing Group Acquires Corporate Resource Development

    February 27 2015 10:33 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Habib Noor announced that Noor Staffing Group, LLC has entered into an agreement to purchase all assets of Corporate Resource Development, Inc. (CRD). CRD is a subsidy of Corporate Resource Services Inc. (CRS), listed on NASDAQ:CRRS.  The announcement was warmly greeted by the New York headquarters staff of CRD.  

  • Collagen Peptides Market Worth $800 Million by 2019

    February 27 2015 10:30 AM ET

    DALLAS, February 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

    The report "Collagen Peptides Market by Source (Cattle Hide & Bone, Pigskin, Poultry & Fish), Application (Snacks & Cereals, Dairy Products, Beverages, Meat & Poultry Products) & Region - Global Trend & Forecast to 2019", defines and segments the Collagen Peptides Market with analyses and projections of the market size in terms of value. The market for Collagen Peptides is projected to grow at a CAGR of 7.1% to exceed $800 Million by 2019.

  • Emulex Corporation Stockholders Encouraged to Contact Securities Law Firm about Takeover

    February 27 2015 10:27 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Securities lawyers at Dunnam & Dunnam are investigating the board of Emulex Corporation (NYSE: ELX) in connection with a buyout for only $8.00 per share. Concerned ELX investors are encouraged to contact attorney Hamilton Lindley by clicking here.

  • Polypore International Inc. Stockholders Encouraged to Contact Securities Law Firm about Takeover

    February 27 2015 10:27 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Securities lawyers at Dunnam & Dunnam are investigating the board of Polypore International Inc. (NYSE: PPO) in connection with a buyout for only $60.50 per share. Concerned PPO investors are encouraged to contact attorney Hamilton Lindley by clicking here.

  • UIL Holdings Corporation Stockholders Encouraged to Contact Securities Law Firm about Takeover

    February 27 2015 10:27 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Securities lawyers at Dunnam & Dunnam are investigating the board of UIL Holdings Corporation (NYSE: UIL) in connection with a buyout for only $52.75 per share. Concerned UIL investors are encouraged to contact attorney Hamilton Lindley by clicking here.

  • Salix Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. Stockholders Encouraged to Contact Securities Law Firm about Takeover

    February 27 2015 10:27 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Securities lawyers at Dunnam & Dunnam are investigating the board of Salix Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. (NASDAQ: SLXP) in connection with a buyout for only $158.00 per share. Concerned SLXP investors are encouraged to contact attorney Hamilton Lindley by clicking here.

  • Art's Way Scientific Announces Show Schedule for 2015

    February 27 2015 10:25 AM ET

    ARMSTRONG, Iowa, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Art's Way Manufacturing Co., Inc. (NASDAQ: ARTW) announces the show schedule Art's Way Scientific, Inc. (www.buildingsforscience.com) for 2015.

    Show Dates

    AG Shows

    Location

    June 3-5, 2015

    World Pork Expo

    Des Moines, IA

    August 26-28, 2015

    Farm Progress Show

  • VA Employees to Hold Demonstration at St. Petersburg VA Regional Office

    February 27 2015 10:24 AM ET

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Feb. 27 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Department of Veterans Affairs employees (VA) will hold a demonstration at the St. Petersburg VA Regional Office to shed light on the culture of retaliation and need for improved working conditions at the facility.

  • University General Health System, Inc. Initiates Restructuring Through A Chapter 11 Filing

    February 27 2015 10:24 AM ET

    HOUSTON, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- University General Health System, Inc. (OTCQB: UGHS)("University General") ("the Company"), a diversified, integrated, multi-specialty health care delivery system, announced today that the Company and certain of its subsidiaries filed voluntary petitions for reorganization under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code to facilitate an operational and financial restructuring of the Company.  MidCap Financial Trust will provide debtor-in-possession financing to fund ongoing operations.

  • PPL to Pay Quarterly Stock Dividend April 1

    February 27 2015 10:24 AM ET

    ALLENTOWN, Pa., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- PPL Corporation (NYSE: PPL) declared a quarterly common stock dividend on Friday (2/27) of $0.3725 per share, payable April 1, 2015, to shareowners of record as of March 10, 2015.

  • WHAM Targeting Rapidly Growing Mobile Communications Market with Secure Mobile App Licensed from UPONUS Technologies LLC

    February 27 2015 10:21 AM ET

    PARK RIDGE, Ill., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- (OTC: WFMC) WHAM Inc. and its new Mobile Communications Division is targeting the rapidly growing Mobile Communications Market and the need for secure communication. Showing a firm commitment to this new market, several important achievements have already been announced:

  • PerioSciences and Boston Dentist Team Up to Provide Dental Screening and Antioxidant Oral Care Products at Boston Red Sox Spring Training Camp

    February 27 2015 10:07 AM ET

    DALLAS, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- When the Boston Red Sox players show up for 2015 Spring Training, dental screenings and oral cancer checks will be part of their warm up process.

  • Liberator Expands European Distribution

    February 27 2015 10:05 AM ET

    ATLANTA, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  Liberator, Inc. (OTCQB:LUVU), the manufacturer of Liberator®, a leading brand in the emerging sexual wellness category, today announced that it recently relocated and expanded its European distribution capabilities.

    The Company selected KLG Europe to handle its European logistics and transportation. From its 700,000 square foot warehouse in the Netherlands, KLG Europe is ideally positioned between Schiphol, Antwerp and Rotterdam and the European continent.

  • Curb Overuse Of Antibiotics To Reduce Drug-Resistant Superbug

    February 27 2015 10:05 AM ET

    RIDGEWOOD, N.J., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An aggressive campaign to reduce the unnecessary use of antibiotics has helped cut the rate of infection with a dangerous drug-resistant bacteria at The Valley Hospital by nearly 40 percent.

  • At Bat Updated For Spring Training '15

    February 27 2015 10:05 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- MLB.com At Bat, the highest-grossing sports app a record six straight years, makes its 2015 debut today with its annual Spring Training update now available for millions of baseball fans on their smartphones and tablets. As part of one of the single largest updates MLBAM has made to its flagship mobile product, At Bat will offer the most comprehensive bilingual accessibility of any U.S. professional sports app.