Wolf Popper LLP
Wolf Popper Files Securities Fraud Class Action Against Synovis Life Technologies, Inc. -- SYNO
NEW YORK, July 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Wolf Popper LLP has filed a securities fraud lawsuit against Synovis Life Technologies, Inc. ("Synovis") (Nasdaq:SYNO) and certain of its officers and directors, on behalf of all persons who purchased Synovis securities on the open market from October 16, 2003 through May 18, 2004. The action was filed in the United States District Court for the District of Minnesota. The complaint can be viewed on Wolf Popper's website or obtained from the Court.
Coastal Holdings, Inc.
Coastal Holdings, Inc. Provides Update on Vetdermal Systems Limited Acquisition
HOUSTON, July 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Coastal Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets:CSJJ) is pleased to provide an update on the recent developments of Vetdermal Systems Limited (VDS). CSJJ has committed itself to a $2M investment program to purchase a major equity interest in VDS. CSJJ is proud to be a major investor in VDS, whose business strategy is to become the leader in the development of specialty transdermal formulations of drugs.
WWE Superstar Diva Trish Stratus Private Cover Photo Shoot This Saturday In L.A.
LOS ANGELES, July 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Famed cover girl, fitness model turned WWE Superstar Diva, Trish Stratus, will be doing a private photo shoot on Saturday, July 31, for the cover of fitness' preeminent magazine, "Oxygen," for its December issue. This featured article will also include Trish's regimen as she prepares for the WWE Pay-Per-View - Survivor Series on November 14, 2004 in Cleveland, Ohio. Trish is famous for her international covers of Musclemag, Ironman, American Curves, American Health & Fitness, Raw Report, just to name a few.
Azur International Inc
Azur Acquires $18.5 Million Net Interest in Portfolio of European Properties
MIAMI, July 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Azur International, Inc. (Pink Sheets:AZRI), an international hotel, resort and luxury residential development company, announced today the acquisition through its wholly owned subsidiary Azur Europe, GmbH, of a 50% interest in five premier properties in the Waren region of eastern Germany. Net of debt which is secured by the properties, the net fair market value to Azur of its interest in the properties is $18,500,000. Azur acquired its interest in the properties in exchange for $18,500,000 of its common stock.
Brodsky & Smith, LLC
Law Offices of Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Bennett Environmental, Inc. -- BEL
BALA CYNWYD, Pa., July 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law offices of Brodsky & Smith, LLC today announces that a securities class action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of shareholders who purchased the common stock and other securities of Bennett Environmental, Inc. ("Bennett" or the "Company") (AMEX:BEL) (TSE:BEV), between June 2, 2003 and July 22, 2004 inclusive (the "Class Period"). The class action lawsuit was filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.
Transmeridian Exploration, Inc.
Transmeridian Exploration Announces Second Quarter 2004 Results
HOUSTON, July 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Transmeridian Exploration, Inc. (OTCBB:TMXN) today announced the results of operations for the three and six month periods ended June 30, 2004. The Company reported a net loss of $555,063 or $0.01 per share on revenues of $1,562,656, compared to a net loss of $1,303,016 or $0.02 per share on no revenues for the second quarter of 2003. For the six month period ended June 30, 2004, the net loss was $1,583,296 or $0.02 per share on revenues of $2,205,583, compared to a net loss of $2,395,691 or $0.04 per share for the six month period ended June 30, 2003.
OBN Holdings, Inc
Omni's Presentation of Four Tops 50th Celebration a Blast
LOS ANGELES, July 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Omni Broadcasting Network, a wholly owned subsidiary of OBN Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:OBNH) announces a celebration success. "Four Tops 50th Anniversary bash at the Detroit Opera House was a smash," says SoulTracks.com -- The best in Classic Soul Music. The highlight: former lead Levi Stubbs took the stage for a duet with singing legend Aretha Franklin for "I Believe In You And Me." Reportedly, there was not a dry eye in the house. The special will be broadcast on Omni Broadcasting Network and its affiliates in the fall and will be available on DVD thereafter.